About "Volo"

Volo is a Latin word for speed, more rapidly. The Volo Project is dedicated to providing ABI Members with the most timely bankruptcy decisions from the U.S. Courts of Appeal. A team of editors from around the country will summarize new appellate opinions, posted here at the Volo website. The summary includes the full text of the opinion. ABI Members can also subscribe to an RSS feed to receive summaries as soon as they are posted. Opinions will be summarized within 24 hours.

Volo editor: Scott F. Gautier
Peitzman Weg LLP; Los Angeles, CA

Provided by the American Bankruptcy Institute

Borm v. CitiMortgage, Inc. (In re Borm)

Citation: 
CitiMortgage, Inc. v. Borm (In re Borm), Case No. 13-6065 (B.A.P. 8th Cir. Apr. 2, 2014)
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court abused its discretion in denying mortgage creditor's request for relief from automatic stay when debtors missed significant number of post-petition mortgage payments contrary to debtors' chapter 13 plan.
Judge(s): 
Federman, Schermer, and Nail
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Palladino v. E&B Natural Resources Management Corp. (In re South Coast Oil Corp.)

Citation: 
Palladino v. E&B Natural Resources Management Corp. (In re South Coast Oil Corporation), No. 12-56403 (9th Cir. Mar. 2014)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit, in a not for publication decision, denied the appellant's appeal of the district court's dismissal of his appeal of the bankruptcy court's order authorizing the Chapter 11 trustee to sell the debtor's interest in stock of a ...
Judge(s): 
Paez, Nguyen, Motz
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Spokane Law Enforcement FCU v. Barker (In re Barker)

Citation: 
In Re Barker, 9th Cir. B.A.P., MT-13-1393-JuKuPa (March 28, 2014) [Unpublished]
Ruling: 
In an unpublished opinion, the 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel affirmed the ruling by the bankruptcy court which held, the bankruptcy court did not have the discretion to allow a late filed proof of claim in a chapter 13 case ...
Judge(s): 
JURY, KURTZ, and PAPPAS,
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Cathay Enterprises, Inc. v. Design Trend International Interiors Ltd. (in the Matter of Cathay Enterprises, Inc.)

Citation: 
Cathay Enterprises, Inc. v. Design Trend Int'l Interiors Ltd. (In re Cathay Enterprises, Inc.), No. 12-15650 (9th Cir. Mar. 31, 2014) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's judgment in favor of defendant as to liability, but reversed and remanded for the calculation of prejudgment interest and attorneys' fees. As to liability, the Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court's reversal ...
Judge(s): 
Wallace, McKeown, and Gould
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Pettaway v. Department of Education

Citation: 
13-cv-2104 (unpublished)
Ruling: 
In a one paragraph, unpublished per curiam opinion the Fourth Circuit affirmed the decision of the district court for the Eastern District of Virginia upholding the bankruptcy court's denial of the Chapter 7 debtor's request for a hardship discharge of ...
Judge(s): 
Before MOTZ, Circuit Judge, and HAMILTON and DAVIS, Senior Circuit Judges.
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