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Henry Hobbs, Jr. v. Buffets, L.L.C., et al

Citation:
19-50765 (5th Circuit, Nov 03,2020) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
(1) Disbursements, for quarterly U.S. Trustee fee purposes, includes all payments made by the debtor, not just bankruptcy-related expenses. (2) The 2017 amendment that temporarily, but...
Judge(s):
Stewart, Clement and Costa, Circuit Judges
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Saeed Rohi v. J. Mark Brewer, et al

Citation:
20-20005 (5th Circuit, Oct 28,2020) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Res judicata does not bar a plaintiff from suing his former attorneys based on statements they allegedly made to him in connection with a settlement approved by the bankruptcy court. Under the...
Judge(s):
Ho, Dennis, Southwick
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Lloyd Ward v. Robert Yaquinto, et al

Citation:
18-10469 (5th Circuit, Oct 23,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
(1)-Bankruptcy Court had the equitable power under Section 105 (a) to correct any error it may have made in changing the date for the first creditors' meeting after the case was transferred from...
Judge(s):
Owen, Clement and Ho
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800 Bourbon Street, L.L.C. v. Bay Bridge Bldg Ltd

Citation:
19-30926 (5th Circuit, Sep 03,2020) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The debtor confirmed a chapter 11 plan in 2009 granting creditor Bay Bridge an in rem claim against property to the extent Bay Bridge had an "allowed secured claim." Bay Bridge filed a proof of...
Judge(s):
King, Stewart, Southwick
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Christopher Ridgeway v. Stryker Corporation, et al

Citation:
19-30791 (5th Circuit, Sep 02,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
For the last seven years, Christopher Martin Ridgeway and his former employer have waged scorched-earth lawfare against one another. Ridgeway has lost every battle and incurred millions of dollars...
Judge(s):
Smith, Ho, and Oldham
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Annette Diaz v. Mary Viegelahn

Citation:
19-50982 (5th Circuit, Aug 26,2020) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
A bankruptcy court's local rule requiring that all chapter 13 debtors turn over income tax returns over $2,000 is invalid because it breaches below-median income debtors' substantive rights and...
Judge(s):
STEWART, CLEMENT, and COSTA
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Wiener Weiss & Madison, et al v. Leslie Fox

Citation:
19-30688 (5th Circuit, Aug 21,2020) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Madison and Kantrow, Spaht, Weaver & Blitzer (the Firms) sued Leslie Fox to enforce the terms of the parties’ contingency fee agreement. Fox argued that the agreement was unenforceable because,...
Judge(s):
Barksdale, Haynes, and Willett
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BBX Operating, L.L.C. v. Bank of America, N.A.

Citation:
No. 19-11050 (5th Circuit, Aug 11,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Fifth Circuit affirmed ruling of district court (ND Tx), which affirmed ruling of bankruptcy court dismissing creditor's claims against non-debtor bank for failure to state a claim. Unsecured...
Judge(s):
Smith, Graves, Ho
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SE Property Holdings, L.L.C. v. Jeffrey Green, et al

Citation:
No. 19-30325 (5th Circuit, Aug 03,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
Fifth Cir. affirmed in part, reversed in part, ruling bankruptcy court (MD La.) properly granted summary judgment on certain claims, but genuine issue of material fact precluded summary judgment on...
Judge(s):
Dennis, Graves, Willett
Tag(s):

Michael Holland, et al v. Westmoreland Coal Company

Citation:
19-20066 (5th Circuit, Aug 04,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
In reconciling provisions of the Coal Act and the Bankruptcy Code, the Fifth Circuit agrees with the Eleventh Circuit that a debtor coal company's payment obligations under the Coal Act may be...
Judge(s):
Costa, Davis, Smith
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