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Germeraad v. Powers, No. 14-CV-03128 (7th Cir. June 23, 2016) (unpublished).

Citation: 
Germeraad v. Powers, No. 14-CV-03128 (7th Cir. June 23, 2016) (unpublished).
Ruling: 
A bankruptcy court has discretion to modify a Chapter 13 plan based on an increase in the Debtors’ post-confirmation income.
Judge(s): 
Bauer, Williams, and Adelman (District Judge of the Eastern District of Wisconsin, sitting by designation)
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Ulrich v. Schian Walker, P.L.C. (In re Boates)

Citation: 
-- F.3d -- (6/26/16)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit BAP characterized the pre-petition legal agreement as an executory agreement, and as such, the case had to be remanded to determine the date the executory agreement was terminated. REVERSED and REMANDED.
Judge(s): 
KURTZ, JAIME and JURY, Bankruptcy Judges
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Freif & Co. v. Shapiro, et al. (In re Western Funding Inc.)

Citation: 
-- F.3d -- (9th BAP 2016)
Ruling: 
The Bankruptcy Appellate Panel ("BAP") affirmed the bankruptcy court's order approving the Chapter 11 Liquidating Trustee's ("Trustee") proposed settlement related to pre-petition transfers. The BAP determined that based on the confirmed Chapter 11 Plan and terms of the Liquidating ...
Judge(s): 
Honorable DUNN, FARIS and BARASH.
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UTC of Sparrer Sausage Co., Inc. v. Jason's Foods, Inc.

Citation: 
UTC of Sparrer Sausage Co., Inc. v. Jason's Foods, Inc., Case No. 15-2356 (7th Cir. Jun. 10, 2016)
Ruling: 
The Bankruptcy Court and District Court applied too narrow of a baseline range in determining whether preference-period payments made by a debtor were subject to the subjective ordinary course of business defense, 11 U.S.C. 547(c)(2)(A). In making this ruling, ...
Judge(s): 
Flaum, Williams, and Sykes
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Warner Angle Hallam Jackson Formanek, P.L.C v. Lock (In re LMM Sports Management, LLC., et al.)

Citation: 
BAP No. AZ-15-1195-KuJaJu (BAP 9th Cir. Jun. 1, 2016) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
The BAP for the 9th Circuit affirmed the ruling of the bankruptcy court (D. Az.), finding that the bankruptcy court did not err in denying creditor's motion to allow late filed claim, or in rejecting creditor's claim of excusable neglect, ...
Judge(s): 
Kurtz, Jaime, Jury
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