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Arlington Capital, LLC v. Bainton McCarthy LLC, et al. (In re GT Automation Group, Inc.)

Citation: 
In re GT Automation Group, Inc., No. 1:14-CV-98 (7th Cir. July 8, 2016) (unpublished).
Ruling: 
In the bankruptcy context, an appellant lacks standing if it is unable to realize any economic benefit from a potential reversal.
Judge(s): 
Posner, Williams, and Pallmeyer (District Judge of the Northern District of Illinois, sitting by designation.)
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Baker v. Harrington (In re Hoover)

Citation: 
No. 15-2384 (1st Cir.)
Ruling: 
The court affirmed the bankruptcy court's sanction against the Debtor's attorney for twice describing applicable law in a misleading way. The appeals court found that the Bankruptcy Court had not abused its discretion in awarding the sanction given that ...
Judge(s): 
Lynch, Kayatta, and Barron
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DeNoce v. Neff (In re Neff)

Citation: 
9th Cir. No. 14-60017 (June 9, 2016) (published)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit held that the one-year window to revoke a discharge under Section 727(a)(2) is not a statute of limitations and is therefore not subject to equitable tolled by the filing of successive bankruptcy petitions.
Judge(s): 
Richard R. Clifton, Consuelo M. Callahan,
and Sandra S. Ikuta, Circuit Judges.
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Halloum v. McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte & Carruth (In re Halloum)

Citation: 
BAP No. EC-15-1291-DTaJu (BAP 9th Cir. Jun. 28, 2016) (unpublished)
Ruling: 
The BAP for the 9th Circuit affirmed the ruling of the bankruptcy court (E.D. Ca.) finding no abuse of discretion in approving a final fee application for debtor's former counsel through a "lodestar" analysis under section 330. BAP found no ...
Judge(s): 
Dunn, Taylor, Jury
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Germeraad v. Powers, No. 14-CV-03128 (7th Cir. June 23, 2016) (unpublished).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Germeraad v. Powers, No. 14-CV-03128 (7th Cir. June 23, 2016) (unpublished).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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