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In re Four Wells Limited

Citation: 
Nos. 15-8020.8021/8022/8023 (6th Cir. BAP April 12, 2016)
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court did not abuse its discretion in ruling on motion to dismiss without holding hearing on Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement, or in dismissing debtors' cases, but did abuse its discretion in enjoining debtors from filing another bankruptcy ...
Judge(s): 
Harrison, Preston & Wise, Bankruptcy Appellate Panel judges
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Uberoi v. Supreme Court of Florida

Citation: 
--- F.3d ----, 15-12636 (11th Cir. Apr. 18, 2016)
Ruling: 
District court lacked subject matter jurisdiction over claim under section 525 of the Bankruptcy Code against Florida Supreme Court under Rooker-Feldman doctrine. Federal courts do not generally exercise jurisdiction over enforcement of state bar rules and appellant could have ...
Judge(s): 
Ed Carnes, Hull, and Marcus
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Uberoi v. Supreme Court of Florida

Citation: 
D.C. Docket No. 8: 14-cv-02321-TGW; 15-12636
Ruling: 
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court's order dismissing complaint for lack of subject matter jurisdiction based on sovereign immunity and the Rooker-Feldman doctrine. Held: Under the Rooker-Feldman doctrine, federal district courts lack subject matter jurisdiction over claims ...
Judge(s): 
Carnes; Hull; Marcus
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Mendez v. Harwood (In re Harwood)

Citation: 
9th Cir. BAP No. NC-15-1055-DTaKu (April 8, 2016) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court properly confirmed Chapter 13 Plan over good faith objections and other objections raised by Creditor. The BAP affirmed the bankruptcy court's order confirming the Chapter 13 Plan.
Judge(s): 
DUNN, TAYLOR and KURTZ, Bankruptcy Judges.
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Liebzeit v. Intercity State Bank, et al. (In re Blanchard)

Citation: 
Liebzeit v. Intercity State Bank, et al. (In re Blanchard), Case No. 15-1970 (7th Cir. App. Apr. 14, 2016)
Ruling: 
1. Under Wisconsin law, a mortgage can properly attach a lien to a vendor's interest in a land contract. 2. The lender perfected it's lien on the vendor's interest by recording a mortgage in the land records, rather than ...
Judge(s): 
Hamilton, Posner, Ripple
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