Chapter 12/Farm Cases

Bankruptcy Judge Chops a Fully Secured Lender’s Fee Request by 60%

A fully secured lender’s lawyer doesn’t have a ‘blank check’ to overwork a case, Bankruptcy Judge Kimberley Tyson says.

Till Doesn’t Require Starting with the Prime Rate, Eighth Circuit Says

The Treasury rate and prime rate are both proper starting points for pegging post-petition interest rates, but starting with Treasurys requires a larger risk premium.

Courts Split on Plan Amendments Requiring Substantial, Unanticipated Changes

Eighth Circuit BAP ‘at a minimum’ requires substantial changes in financial condition for a debtor to modify a confirmed chapter 12 plan.