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Dekhtyar v. Chernyavsky (In re Dekhtyar)

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Olson v. Van Meter

Citation:
NV-17-1168-LTiF (9th Circuit, Feb 05,2018) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
BAP for 9th Cir. reversed and remanded ruling of bankruptcy court (D. Nev.-Reno) dismissing chapter 13 debtor's case sua sponte on ground that debtor's postpetition acceptance of rent from...
Judge(s):
Lafferty, Tighe, Faris
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Asociacion de Titulares de Condominio Castillo v. Dimarco

Citation:
17-009 (1st Circuit, Feb 08,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
First, a motion for “reconsideration” under Fed. R. Civ. P. 59 or 60 does not toll the 14-day deadline for filing an appeal under Fed. R. Bankr. P. 8002(b). Second, since the discharge in...
Judge(s):
Feeney, Harwood, and Fagone.
Tag(s):

Smith v. IH4 Property West LP (In re Smith)

Citation:
BAP No. CC-16-1414-FLKu (9th Circuit, Feb 01,2018) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
BAP for 9th Cir. affirmed ruling of bankruptcy court (C.D. Cal.) denying chapter 13 debtor's motion for damages against creditor based on violation of automatic stay. BAP ruled that creditor deed...
Judge(s):
Faris, Lafferty, Kurtz
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Mark Technologies Corp. v. Frazer (In re Mark Technologies Corp.)

Citation:
BAP No. CC-16-1435-KUFL (9th Circuit, Feb 01,2018) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
BAP for 9th Circuit issued single ruling on four separate appeals. BAP dismissed appeals as moot, and in alternative, affirmed on the merits. After bankruptcy court (C.D. Cal.) approved settlement...
Judge(s):
Kurtz, Faris, Lafferty
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IN RE: JFK CAPITAL HOLDINGS, L.L.C

Citation:
16-31151 (5th Circuit, Jan 26,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
Concerning Chapter 7 trustee fees, the Fifth Circuit rejected the rule that Section 326 is merely a statutory cap on fees that may be awarded to chapter 7 trustees. Instead, the Court held that...
Judge(s):
Reavley, Southwick and Haynes
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DAHLIN v LYONDELL CHEMICAL COMPANY

Citation:
16-3419 (8th Circuit, Jan 26,2018) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
In this well-written opinion [author's opinion], the Eighth Circuit concluded that due process requires only that the debtor provide notice to "reasonably ascertainable," not "reasonably...
Judge(s):
SMITH, GRUENDER, BENTON
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MAYOTTE v U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

Citation:
16-1252 (10th Circuit, Jan 23,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
The Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of the appellant's RESPA claim because, on appeal, she did not argue that such dismissal was improper. The Court of Appeals reversed the...
Judge(s):
HARTZ, HOLMES, BACHARACH
Tag(s):

Mission Product Holdings, Inc. v. Old Cold LLC

Citation:
16-90102, 116-9015 (1st Circuit, Jan 12,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Bankruptcy court's finding of good faith in a §363 sale affirmed; otherwise the appeal is moot due to the sale having been completed without a stay.
Judge(s):
Kayatta (author), Torruella, and Lynch
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Dering Pierson Group, LLC v. Kantos

Citation:
No. 17-6014 (8th Circuit, Jan 09,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
BAP for 8th Cir. affirmed ruling of bankruptcy court (D. Minn - St. Paul) entering judgment on 523(a)(6) claim in favor of debtor. BAP found no error in bankruptcy court ruling that creditor failed...
Judge(s):
Nail, Schermer, Dow
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Peake v. Ayobami

Citation:
16-20589 (5th Circuit, Jan 03,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
A debtor claiming federal exemptions under 11 U.S.C. § 522 may exempt 100% of the value of his or her interest in the asset rather than the value of the asset itself. NOTE: this is a narrow...
Judge(s):
JOLLY, SMITH, GRAVES
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