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Siragusa, et al. v. Collazo (In re Collazo)

Citation: 
14 C 5008
Ruling: 
The 7th Circuit examined the factual underpinning of the case, including the fact that the Plaintiffs had been satisfied with Collazo's evasive responses to inquiries about their investments, had taken his small partial payments, and had invested further with him ...
Judge(s): 
POSNER, EASTERBROOK and KANNE
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Michael's Enterprises of Virginia, Inc. v. Branch Bank and Trust Company (In re Michael's Enterprises of Virginia, Inc.)

Citation: 
Michael's Enterprises of Virginia, Inc. v. Branch Bank and Trust Company (In re Michael's Enterprises of Virginia, Inc.), Case no. 15-1807 (4th Cir. Apr. 6, 2016) (unpublished) (per curiam)
Ruling: 
The decision of the bankruptcy court awarding sanctions against the corporate debtor and its sole shareholder on the grounds that the chapter 11 petition had been filed for the improper purpose of collaterally attacking a state court's pre-petition ruling on ...
Judge(s): 
Before Wilkinson and Floyd, Circuit Judges, and Davis, Senior Circuit Judge.
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Tendering Phones Holders, et al. v. Large Private Benefecial Owners, et al. (In re Tribune Company Fraudulent Conveyance Litigation)

Citation: 
2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 5787 (2d Cir. N.Y. Mar. 29, 2016)
Ruling: 
The Second Circuit addressed two issues: (i) whether appellants are barred by the Bankruptcy Code's automatic stay provision from bringing state law, constructive fraudulent conveyance claims while avoidance proceedings against the same transfers brought by a party exercising the powers ...
Judge(s): 
WINTER, DRONEY, Circuit Judges, and HELLERSTEIN, District Judge
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Hernandez, et al. v. Experian Information Solutions Inc, et al.

Citation: 
No. 14-56101 (9th Cir. March 28, 2016) (Published)
Ruling: 
The 9th Circuit affirmed the district court’s (C.D. Cal.) order denying a motion to disqualify counsel from representing plaintiffs in a consumer class action alleging breaches of the Fair Credit Reporting Act arising out of misreporting of debts discharged in ...
Judge(s): 
Schroeder, Bybee, Tigar
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Scotiabank de Puerto Rico v. Medina Lorenzo (In re Medina)

Citation: 
Scotiabank v Marcelo Junior Medina Lorenzo 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 6049(In re Lorenzo, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 6049 (1st Cir. Apr. 1, 2016)(In re: Marcelo Junior Medina Lorenzo, 15-09010);(1st. Cir. 2016) April 1, 2015
Ruling: 
Per Curiam: Creditor's failure to attend a confirmation hearing after having objected to the plan will render the objection disallowed for failure to prosecute the same. Debtor's requests for sanctions under Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 38 is denied, but ...
Judge(s): 
Torruella, Lynch and Thompson
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