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Bencomo v. Avery (In re Bencomo)

Citation: 
9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Case No. CC-14-1361-TaPaKi (June 1, 2015)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel ("BAP") addressed two issues in the unpublished opinion. First, whether Chapter 7 Trustee's ("Trustee") realtor was required to file a written report related to his testimony. The bankruptcy court did not specifically ...
Judge(s): 
TAYLOR, PAPPAS, and KIRSCHER, Bankruptcy Judges.
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Hujazi v. Wirum (In re North Oxford Bright Horizons Group, LLC)

Citation: 
Hujazi v. Wirum (In re North Oxford Bright Horizons Group, LLC), BAP No. NC-14-1030-TaDKi (B.A.P. 9th Cir. May 22, 2015)
Ruling: 
AFFIRMING the bankruptcy court, the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit held that (1) debtor's affiliate was a "person aggrieved" and therefore had standing to appeal from the final decree discharging the chapter 7 trustee and closing the chapter ...
Judge(s): 
TAYLOR, DUNN, and KIRSCHER
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Rogers v. Bank of America

Citation: 
Rogers v. Bank of America, N.A., et al., No. 14-2841 (8th Cir. June 1, 2015)
Ruling: 
The 8th Circuit affirmed the ruling of the district court (D. Minn.) granting defendants' motion to dismiss. The 8th Circuit agreed that plaintiff lacked standing to seek declaratory judgment that home foreclosure was invalid where claim was based on lenders' ...
Judge(s): 
Wollman, Beam, Colloton
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Rossco Holdings, Inc. v. McConnell, Esq.

Citation: 
___ F.3d ___; Case No. 14-10900 (5th Cir. June 1, 2015)
Ruling: 
The court of appeals affirmed the decision by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas to dismiss causes of action brought by reorganized debtors under Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) because the Plaintiff's confirmed Chapter 11 ...
Judge(s): 
Clement, Prado and Elrod
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Flores v. Salven (In re DDJ, Inc.)

Citation: 
Flores v. Salven (In re DDJ, Inc.), BAP Nos. EC-13-1409-KuPaJu & EC-13-1410-KuPaJu (BAP 9th Cir. May 29, 2015)
Ruling: 
The BAP for the 9th Circuit affirmed the bankruptcy court's (ED Cal.) order overruling creditors' objection to chapter 7 trustee's final report. Creditors failed to comply with vexatious litigants order restrictions. BAP rejected appellants' argument that order was void because ...
Judge(s): 
Kurtz, Pappas, Jury
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