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In re Porayko

Citation: 
No. 12-2777 (7th Cir. January 28, 2013)
Ruling: 
A checking account consitutues "personal property" that reamins within the "control" of the account's holder, and therefore subject to a citation lien under Illinois law. This is consistant with Illinois appellate court guidance in Chicago v. Air Auto Leasing ...
Judge(s): 
EASTERBROOK, Chief Judge, HAMILTON, Circuit Judge, and MILLER, District Judge for the Northern District of Indiana, sitting by special designation.
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Deckard v. Interstate Bakeries Corp. (In re Interstate Bakeries Corp.)

Citation: 
Deckard v. Interstate Bakeries Corporation (In re Interstate Bakeries Corporation), No. 11-1595, slip. op. (8th Cir. Jan. 25, 2013)
Ruling: 
Eighth Circuit affirmed grant of summary judgment by bankruptcy court in favor of defendant/debtor on creditor's claim for civil penalties for debtor's failure to give notices required under the COBRA and denial of attorney fees. Circuit Judge Bye dissented from ...
Judge(s): 
Eighth Circuit Judges Bye, Gruender, and Shepherd.
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Anti Lothian Bankruptcy Fraud Committee v. Lothian Oil, Inc. (In re Lothian Oil, Inc.)

Citation: 
No. 11-51082
Ruling: 
Appellants appeals of three pro hac vice related orders were dismissed because they were untimely. Appellants motion to set aside settlements agreements encompassed in the Debtor's confirmed plan was rejected because the related motions were barred by the 180-day ...
Judge(s): 
Jolly, Jones, Graves, Circuit Judges
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Massachusetts Dept. of Unemployment Assistance v. OPK Biotech, LLC (In re PBBPC, Inc.)

Citation: 
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance v. OPK Biotech, LLC (In re PBBPC, Inc.), BAP No. MB-12042 (1st Cir. B.A.P. Jan. 17, 2013)
Ruling: 
The First Circuit B.A.P., adopting the expansive definition of “interest” in Section 363(f) of the Bankruptcy Code, held that “interest” in Section 363(f) includes all obligations that may flow from ownership of property, including, the right to tax the purchaser ...
Judge(s): 
Haines, Deasy, Tester
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In re Breece

Citation: 
No. 12-8018, 2013 Bankr. LEXIS 203 (B.A.P. 6th Cir. Jan. 18, 2013)
Ruling: 
The decision of the bankruptcy court was affirmed. The debtor cannot claim a homestead exemption pursuant to Ohio state law in a home that is owned by an LLC of which the debtor holds the sole membership interest. ...
Judge(s): 
Fulton, McIvor, and Preston
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