Lamar, Archer & Cofrin, LLP v. Appling (16-1215)

October, 2017

The Supreme Court resolved a split of circuits by holding that a false statement about one asset must be in writing to provide grounds for rendering a debt nondischargeable under Section 523(a)(2).

Click here to read the full opinion.

Click here to read an analysis of the decision by ABI Editor-at-Large Bill Rochelle.

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Oral Arguments Date: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Certiorari Granted Date: 
Friday, January 12, 2018