Chapter 7 trustee was precluded from terminating a lawsuit because a secured lender had been given the right to settle.
New Jersey judge says that professionals may not be able to limit liability when malpractice is more than mere negligence.
Split grows on allowance of makewholes and what constitutes disallowed, unmatured interest.
Being an ordinary employee didn’t mean that the debtor was engaged in business to qualify for Subchapter V.
Although a chapter 11 plan can bind parties throughout the world, Judge Sontchi wouldn’t let a foreign debtor sue a foreign bank in the Delaware bankruptcy court over a transaction that occurred in England.
Notice by email may satisfy due process but doesn’t comply with notice by ‘mail’ under Bankruptcy Rule 2002.
Pennsylvania’s Judge Conway hints that failure to stop proceedings after bankruptcy can be an automatic stay violation, even after Fulton.
There can be no question about whether the beneficiary of a surety bond has been ‘paid in full’ before the surety has subrogation rights.
Newly applicable law permitted a chapter 13 debtor to cram down a lien that the debtor previously had considered to be valid.
The Third Circuit made more rules to decide whether an insurance company can be insulated from failure-to-warn claims by the channeling injunction in a chapter 11 ‘asbestos’ plan.