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Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. AMH Roman Two NC, LLC

Citation:
No. 16-1681 (4th Circuit, Jun 12,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
As to the threshold requirements of Rule 60(b), the court found that Wells failed to timely file its motion and that granting relief to Wells would prejudice the bona fide purchaser at the...
Judge(s):
Before Judges Niemeyer, King, and Duncan, Circuit Judges.
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In re Ross

Citation:
No. 15-2222 (In re Ross, 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 10236 (3d Cir. Pa. June 8, 2017) (3rd Circuit, Jun 06,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
A bankruptcy court has the general authority to impose a filing injunction after a chapter 13 debtor moves for voluntary dismissal under 11 U.S.C.S. § 1307(b). However, the injunction imposed...
Judge(s):
VANASKIE, KRAUSE, and NYGAARD
Tag(s):

Novoa v. Minjarez (In the Matter of Novoa)

Citation:
No. 16-50955 (5th Circuit, Jun 05,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Fifth Circuit affirmed the bankruptcy court's denial of his motion to reopen his Chapter 7 bankruptcy so that he could file a Rule 60(b)(4) motion to vacate a previously uncontested lift stay...
Judge(s):
REAVLEY, HAYNES, and COSTA (per curiam)
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U.S.A. v. Kerr-McGee Corp. (In re Tronox Inc.)

Citation:
16-343, 2017WL1403001 (2nd Circuit, Apr 20,2017) Published
Case Status:
Dismissed
Ruling:
a.) Claims derived through a debtor are estate property which only a trustee can assert; b.) District Court order on a contempt motion which enforced existing injunction but made no contempt...
Judge(s):
Kearse, Wesley and Droney
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Brown Media Corp. v. K&L Gates, LLP

Citation:
15-4185-cv (2nd Circuit, Apr 14,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed
Ruling:
The 2nd Cir Ct of App held that res judicata did not bar plaintiff claims of breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference and fraud against defendant law firm in connection with plaintiff’s...
Judge(s):
Hall, Livingston, Circuit Judges, and Garaufis, District Judge, sitting by designation
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Windscheffel v. Montebello Unified School District (In re Windscheffel

Citation:
BAP No. CC-16-1303-FLKu (9th Circuit, Apr 03,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
BAP for 9th Circuit affirmed bankruptcy court's (C.D. Cal.) dismissal of debtor's chapter 11 case for bad faith, finding no error in application of judicially-created bad faith tests, rather than...
Judge(s):
Faris, Lafferty, Kurtz
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Lansaw v. Zokaites

Citation:
16-1867 (3rd Circuit, Apr 10,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Section 362(k)(1) provides "an individual injured by any willful violation of [the automatic] stay shall recover actual damages, including costs and attorneys' fees and, in appropriate...
Judge(s):
Fisher, Krause, and Melloy (sitting by designation)
Tag(s):

Dingley v. Yellow Logistics, LLC (In re Dingley)

Citation:
Case No. 14-60055; BA:P Case No. 13-1261 (9th Circuit, Apr 03,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Affirmed BAP's holding that pursuing a civil contempt proceeding is exempt from the automatic stay where the contempt proceedings are in furtherance of the court's public policy interest in...
Judge(s):
Ronald M. Gould, Richard R. Clifton, Paul J. Watford
Tag(s):

Koyle v. Sand Canyon Corp.

Citation:
No. 16-4035 (10th Circuit, Mar 31,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
10th Circuit affirmed the ruling of the district court (D. Utah) granting summary judgment in favor of defendants in debtor diversity suit challenging defendants' attempt to foreclose on deed of...
Judge(s):
Kelly, Briscoe, Lucero
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Encanto Restaurants, Inc. v. Vidal, et al

Citation:
Bankruptcy Case Nos. 12-08567-MCF & 12-08570-MCF (Consolidated) , Adv. Pro. No. 14-00030-MCF, BAP No. PR 16-034 (1st Circuit, Mar 21,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
Encanto lacks standing to pursue an appeal from the June 2016 Order and the Judgment to the extent that those rulings denied Encanto’s requests for relief for alleged violations of § 362’s...
Judge(s):
Bankruptcy Judge Mildred Caban Flores, BAP Judges: Bailey, Harwood and Fagone
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