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Hawk v. Engelhart (In the Matter of Hawk)

Citation:
16-20641 (5th Circuit, Sep 05,2017) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Distinguishing its prior ruling in In re Frost, the Fifth Circuit held that funds withdrawn from an otherwise exempt retirement account by a chapter 7 debtor after the petition date constituted a...
Judge(s):
Stewart, Wiener, and Prado
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Viegelahn v. Harris, III (In the Matter of Harris, III)

Citation:
Case No. 13-50374 (5th Cir. July 7, 2014)
Ruling:
REVERSED district court's holding that payments in possession of Chapter 13 trustee at time of case conversion from Chapter 13 to Chapter 7 be returned to debtor and remanded case back to district...
Judge(s):
Benavides, Clement and Graves, Circuit Judges.
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Ice House America, LLC v. Charles Cardin

Citation:
2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 8882, 2014 FED App. 0099P (6th Cir.), 6th Circuit Appellate Case No. 13-5764, on appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee at Case No. 2:12-cv-00463
Ruling:
The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held that the “absolute-priority rule” applies to individual Chapter 11 debtors; therefore, objecting impaired unsecured creditors must...
Judge(s):
Richard Fred Suhrheinrich Eugene Edward Siler, Jr. Raymond Kethledge
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Wu v. Markosian (In re Markosian)

Citation:
9th Cir. BAP No. NC-13-1339-JuKiD
Ruling:
In the published opinion, the 9th Circuit BAP affirmed the bankruptcy court decision, the bonus was not property of the re-converted Chapter 7 estate. The BAP determined that 11 U.S.C. Sec. 1115...
Judge(s):
JURY, KIRSCHER, and DUNN
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Dale v. Maney (In re Dale)

Citation:
In Re Dale, 9th Cir. B.A.P., AZ-13-1251-DPaKu, (Feb. 5, 2014)
Ruling:
In a published opinion, the 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel affirmed the Bankruptcy court ruling that an inheritance received by the debtor, 180 days following the petition date but prior to...
Judge(s):
DUNN, PAPPAS, and KURTZ,
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Carroll v. Logan

Citation:
Carroll v. Logan, ___ F.3d ___, Case No. 13-1024 (4th Cir. October 28, 2013).
Ruling:
The Fourth Circuit adopted the majority view that section 1306 modifies the section 541 time period in Chapter 13 cases. Accordingly, a Chapter 13 bankruptcy estate consists of (i) property...
Judge(s):
Niemeyer, Wynn, and Floyd
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Flugence v. Axis Surplus Insurance, et al. (In the Matter of Flugence)

Citation:
Case No. 13-30073 (5th Cir. Oct. 4, 2013)
Ruling:
The Fifth Circuit reversed the district court and reinstated the bankruptcy court decision and held that there is a continuing duty for a debtor to disclose a potential cause of action in...
Judge(s):
Smith, Dennis and Higginson, Circuit Judges
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In re DeSouza

Citation:
BAP No. MW12-091
Ruling:
BAP REVERSED and remanded, holding that post-petition divorce court orders for alimony did not violate the automatic stay in a chapter 13 case, but when the debtor was found in contempt and...
Judge(s):
Deasy, Kornreich and Tester.
Tag(s):

In re Michael

Citation:
In re Michael, No. 11-1992 (3d Cir. Oct. 26, 2012)
Ruling:
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals held that if, upon conversion of a Chapter 13 case to a case under Chapter 7, the Chapter 13 trustee is holding funds acquired post-petition by the debtor for...
Judge(s):
Sloviter, Ambro and Roth
Tag(s):

Anderson v. Cranmer (In re Cranmer)

Citation:
Anderson v. Cranmer (In re Cranmer) Case No. 12-4002 (10th Cir. Oct. 24, 2012)
Ruling:
Social Security income need not be included in the calculation of projected disposable income for a Chapter 13 repayment plan. Not including Social Security income in the calculation of projected...
Judge(s):
Murphy (author), Holloway, and O'Brien
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