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Singh v, Singh (In re Singh)

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Mendez-Nunez v. FOMB

Citation:
18-1773 (1st Circuit, Feb 20,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Claims challenging the PROMESA Board’s decisions to not certify Puerto Rico’s fiscal plan and to instead certify a fiscal plan of its own development were properly dismissed for lack of subject...
Judge(s):
Lynch, Souter (by designation), Stahl
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Aurelius Investments, LLC v. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

Citation:
18-1671, 18-1746, 18-1787 (1st Circuit, Feb 15,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
The members of the PROMESA board ARE subject to the Appointments Clause so the structure of the Board as it presently exists is unconstitutional. The court ordered the constitutionally-offending...
Judge(s):
Torruella (author), Thompson and Kayatta
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Altair Global Credit Opp. v Employees Retirement System (In re Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico)

Citation:
18-1836; 18-1837; 18-1841; 18-1855; 18-1858; 18-1868; (1st Circuit, Jan 30,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
The Court of Appeals agreed with the holding that the 2008 Financing Statements did not perfect the Bondholders' security interest in the Pledged Property, but determined that Bondholders met the...
Judge(s):
Lynch, Stahl and Kayatta
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U.S. v. Valdes-Ayala

Citation:
16-1002 (1st Circuit, Aug 15,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
First Circuit affirmed convictions of defendant who exploited debtors by filing incomplete bankruptcy petitions and promising assistance in their child support payments. First Circuit also vacated...
Judge(s):
Howard, Thompson, and Barron
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Peaje Investments LLC v. The Financial Oversight and Mgmt Board for Puerto Rico

Citation:
17-2165, 17-2166, 17-2167 (1st Circuit, Aug 08,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
A declaration by a governmental instrumentality (i.e., not the legislature) of the existence of a lien is insufficient to create a statutory lien unless the instrumentality's declaration is...
Judge(s):
Howard, Kayatte, and Torreson (D. Maine, sitting by designation)
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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.
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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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