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Richardson v. PRDO Retail Investors, LP; A&C Properties, Inc. (In re Richardson)

Citation:
BAP No. SC-18-1273-LBKu (9th Circuit, Oct 04,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
1) In order to be awarded damages against a party for violating the automatic stay, the debtor bears the burden of showing by a preponderance of the evidence that the alleged offender willfully...
Judge(s):
LAFFERTY, BRAND, and KURTZ
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Lawson v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (In re Lawson)

Citation:
BAP No. CC-19-1011-TaSKu; Bk. No. 8:18-bk-13376-ES (9th Circuit, Jul 31,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Bankruptcy court did not abuse its discretion in dismissing debtor's chapter 13 case after denying confirmation of her plan.
Judge(s):
Taylor, Spraker, Kurtz
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U.S. Department of Education v. Carlos Carrion, Jr. (In re Carrion, Jr.)

Citation:
No. SC-18-1234-FBKu (9th Circuit, May 31,2019) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Bankruptcy court misapplied California law. Debtor remained liable for the entire amount of his own educational loan debt even though he agreed to a 50-50 division of the debt with his ex-wife in...
Judge(s):
Faris, Brand, Kurtz
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Teresa Chandler v. Peoples Bank & Trust Co.

Citation:
No.18-5361 (6th Circuit, Apr 24,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Sixth Circuit affirmed dismissal of claims for breach of contract and violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, finding that Peoples Bank did not misapply a payment to the wrong month, even...
Judge(s):
GIBBONS, ROGERS, and STRANCH
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Wendy Nora v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A.

Citation:
18-1866 & 18-1889 (7th Circuit, Apr 01,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Seventh Circuit affirmed the District Court’s decisions with sanctions.
Judge(s):
Wood, Brennan and St. Eve
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Raybould v. Markel (In re Raybould)

Citation:
Nos. OR-17-1326-SLB, OR-17-1327-SLB (9th Circuit, Mar 26,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Bankruptcy case was properly dismissed because debtor failed to obtain credit counseling, to timely make plan payments, and to file required tax returns.
Judge(s):
Spraker, Lafferty, Brand
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Maria Nino v. Flagstar Bank, FSB (In re Nino)

Citation:
Case No. 18-1503;File Name: 19a0107n.06 (6th Circuit, Mar 06,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Sixth Circuit upheld District Court's order dismissing consumer's complaint as follows: (i) under Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) as it did not apply to the defendant...
Judge(s):
Clay, McKeague and White, Circuit Judges
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Booker v. Johns (In re Booker)

Citation:
18-30526 (5th Circuit, Feb 11,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Bankruptcy court clearly erred by finding that a Chapter 13 plan was not offered "in good faith" because it allowed elderly debtors to retain a 20-year-old fishing boat that served as part of the...
Judge(s):
Jolly, Jones, Dennis
Tag(s):

Federal Trade Commission v. Federal Check Processing

Citation:
16-3811-cv, 16-3805-cv (2nd Circuit, Jan 11,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
By summary judgment in favor of the FTC, individual defendant was responsible for debt collection practices of his businesses that violated the Federal Debt Collection Practices Act and the FTCA...
Judge(s):
Cabranes, Sack, and Parker, Circuit Judges
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IN RE: SMITH

Citation:
No. 18-3000 (3rd Circuit, Dec 17,2018) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the conversion of Debtor's Chapter 13 case to a Chapter 7 case. The Debtor debts exceeded the amounts set forth in 11 U.S.C. § 109(e). The Debtor did...
Judge(s):
AMBRO, KRAUSE and PORTER
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