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Cery Bradley Perle v. Alfonso Fiero (In re Cery Bradley Perle)

Citation: 
Perle v. Fiero (in re Perle), No. 11-60000, --- F.3d --- (9th Cir. Aug. 2, 2013)
Ruling: 
Affirming the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel’s ruling that an arbitration debt was nondischargeable under 11 U.S.C. §§ 523(a)(3) and 523(a)(6), the Ninth Circuit held that a creditor’s challenge was timely despite having not filed within 60 days of the first date ...
Judge(s): 
Ikuta and Nguyen, Circuit Judges, and Burns, District Judge
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The White Family Companies, Inc. v. Slone (In re Dayton Title Agency, Inc.)

Citation: 
2013 WL 3925820 (6th Cir. 2013)
Ruling: 
Funds constituted property of the debtor at the time of transfer for purposes of avoiding a fraudulent transfer. Provisional credit by bank for check deposited by debtor to hold in trust for third party amounted to loan to debtor ...
Judge(s): 
Batchelder, Merrit and Kethledge
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Kipperman v. IRS (In re 800Ideas.com, Inc.)

Citation: 
Kipperman v. IRS (In re 800Ideas.com, Inc.), Case No. 12-1496 (9th Cir. BAP July 22, 2013)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit BAP agreed with the bankruptcy court’s decision that the tax penalties were properly assessed because the trustee failed to demonstrate reasonable cause for his delay in filing the returns and affirmed on this issue. On the other ...
Judge(s): 
Jury, Bason, and Pappas
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In re Lazy Days' RV Center Inc.

Citation: 
-- F3d. --, No. 12-4047 (3d Cir. July 30, 2013)
Ruling: 
The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit reversed the judgment of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, finding that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware did not issue an ...
Judge(s): 
Scirica, Hardiman, and Aldisert, Circuit Judges
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Dow Corning Corp. v. Caffrey (In re Dow Corning Corp.)

Citation: 
Dow Corning Corp v Caffrey, 6th Circuit, No. 12-1253 (July 29, 2013)
Ruling: 
Tex R Civ P 11 requires agreements between parties to be reduced to writing or have been placed on the record of the court. Absent compliance with Rule 11 or qualifying as an exception under Massey v Galvan, 822 ...
Judge(s): 
Norris, Moore, and Donald, Circuit Judges.
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