An arbitration case to be argued in November may inform bankruptcy courts whether they must enforce arbitration agreements.
The circuits are now split 2/2 on whether the 2018 increase in U.S. Trustee fees violated the Bankruptcy Clause because the increase didn’t apply immediately in bankruptcy administrator districts.
An irrevocable surety bond isn’t executory because it gives the bonding company no further obligations to the debtor.
Confirming a chapter 13 plan on the assumption that a claim was entitled to priority didn’t bar the debtors from later objecting to the priority of the claim.
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.