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Ozenne v. Chase Manhattan Bank, et al. (In re Ozenne)

Citation: 
No. 11-60039 (9th Cir. March 25, 2016) (Published)
Ruling: 
The 9th Circuit vacated the BAP's denial of a petition for a writ of mandamus, holding the BAP did not have jurisdiction to consider the writ petition, reversing In re Salter, 279 B.R. 278 (B.A.P. 9th Cir. 2002). The 9th Circuit ...
Judge(s): 
Wallace, Leavy, Bybee
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Kochetov v. California Employment Development Department (In re Kochetov)

Citation: 
In re Kochetov, No. SC-15-1034-FJuKi (9th Cir. B.A.P. Mar. 25, 2016).
Ruling: 
A bankruptcy court may not decline to reopen a closed chapter 7 case due to the passage of time. Not-for-publication memorandum.
Judge(s): 
Robert J. Faris, Meredith A. Jury, and Ralph B. Kirscher, Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Judges.
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Bos v. Board of Trustees (For Publication)

Citation: 
Bos v. Board of Trustees (9th Cir. March 24, 2016) (For Publication)
Ruling: 
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the District Court's affirmance of the Bankruptcy Court, that found that Gregory Bos ("Debtor") Motion for Attorney's Fees was denied because the claim was collateral to the contract and not on a contract ...
Judge(s): 
O'Scannlain, Ikuta, Circuit Judges and Larry A. Burns, District Judge
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Gaft, et al. v. Sheidler (In re Sheidler)

Citation: 
Case No. 15-8011 (6th Cir. BAP 2016)
Ruling: 
Creditor could not prevail in adversary to except debt from discharge based on fraud where evidence indicated that statements made by debtor either were statements of opinion or were statements that were true when made. Debtor could not be ...
Judge(s): 
Harrison, Humphrey and Preston
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Wilson v. Desert Realty, Inc. (In re Lindsey)

Citation: 
BAP Nos. NV-14-1583-KiDJu & NV-15-1071-KiDJu (BAP 9th Cir. Mar. 21, 2016)
Ruling: 
BAP for 9th Circuit reversed and remanded two orders of the bankruptcy court (D. Nev.) (a) dismissing debtor's complaint against a landlord for alleged violation of the codebtor stay under s 1301 and (b) awarding landlord its attorney's fees and ...
Judge(s): 
Kirscher, Dunn, Jury
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