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Dekhtyar v. Chernyavsky (In re Dekhtyar)

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Weinberg v. Scott E. Kaplan, LLC

Citation:
16-4145 (3rd Circuit, Aug 21,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Third Circuit affirmed the dismissal by the District Court of a malpractice lawsuit brought by plaintiffs against their former chapter 11 bankruptcy attorney, on grounds that the lawsuit was barred...
Judge(s):
Greenaway, R., Shwartz, and Rendell
Tag(s):

In re AE Liquidation, Inc., et al.

Citation:
16-2203 (3rd Circuit, Aug 04,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Affirms entry of summary judgment in favor of debtor/company in WARN Act class action suit & adopts 5th Circuit ruling in Halkias v. Gen'l Dynamics Corp. that mass layoffs must be probable, not...
Judge(s):
Krause (author), Fisher, Greenberg
Tag(s):

Arrow Oil & Gas, Inc. v. J. Aron & Company (In re Semcrude L.P.)

Citation:
15-3094, 15-3095, 15-3096, 15-3097, 15-3121, 15-3123, 15-3124, (3rd Circuit, Jul 19,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Oil producers failed to perfect their security interests in extracted oil under state law and/or the downstream purchasers of that oil acquired the oil free and clear of any security interests as...
Judge(s):
Ambro, Jordan and Fisher
Tag(s):

In re World Imports, Ltd., et al.

Citation:
16-1357 (3rd Circuit, Jul 10,2017) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Based on (I) the ordinary, dictionary meaning of the word, "received", (II) the context of section 503(b)(9) being an exemption to the general bankruptcy reclamation scheme established by section...
Judge(s):
HARDIMAN, KRAUSE, Circuit Judges, and STENGEL, District Judge from the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Tag(s):

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):

In re Revstone Industries LLC, et al.

Citation:
16-2167 (3rd Circuit, Jun 06,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Appellate standing in bankruptcy is limited to “persons aggrieved” by an order of the bankruptcy court. Appeals are limited to persons ‘whose rights or interests are directly and adversely...
Judge(s):
SMITH, Chief Judge (author), JORDAN and ROTH
Tag(s):

Steel Workers Pension Trust v. The Renco Group, Inc.

Citation:
16-3751 (3rd Circuit, May 31,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (the "District Court") order dismissing the Amended...
Judge(s):
Greenaway, Jr., Shwartz, Circuit Judges; and Simandle, Chief District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, sitting by designation
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Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors v. CIT Group (in re Jevic Holding Corp., et al.)

Citation:
The opinion is not worth of being summarized. It is simply vacating the prior court decision in light of the Supreme Court's decision reversing the Third Cicuit. (3rd Circuit, May 08,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
see above. Opinion not worth summarizing.
Judge(s):
Opinion not worth summarizing
Tag(s):

Giacchi v. U.S.A.

Citation:
15 - 3761 (3rd Circuit, May 05,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the District Court's ruling that the Debtor's late filed tax documents did not constitute returns under 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(1)(B). Adopting the ruling...
Judge(s):
FISHER, GREENAWAY, JR. and ROTH
Tag(s):

Park Restoration, LLV v. Erie Insurance Exchange (In re The Trustees of Conneaut Lake Park, Inc.)

Citation:
16-2516 (3rd Circuit, May 02,2017) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania erred when it held that a "named insured," as used in 40 Pa. State. § 638, only includes that who own a structure and are...
Judge(s):
Fisher, Hardiman, and Greenaway, Jr.
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