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Singh v, Singh (In re Singh)

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Kingdom Fresh Produce, Inc., et al. v. Stokes Law Office, L.L.P. (In the Matter of Delta Produce, L.P.)

Citation:
No. 14-51079 Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Ruling:
Attorney could not be paid his fees and expenses allocable to an objecting PACA claimant as 7 U.S.C. § 499e(c)(2) requires that buyers of perishable agricultural commodities must hold receivables...
Judge(s):
Before REAVLEY, PRADO, and COSTA, Circuit Judges.
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Mandel v. Mastrogiovanni Schorsch & Mersky, et al.

Citation:
NOT FOR PUBLICATION - Slip Opinion Case No. 15-40864 (5th Cir. Mar. 7, 2016)
Ruling:
REVERSED and REMANDED district court's dismissal (as moot) of an appeal of an order allowing claims against the bankruptcy estate, finding that debtor was "person aggrieved" by the bankruptcy...
Judge(s):
Per Curiam (Stewart, Owen and Costa)
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Krueger v. Torres (In re Krueger)

Citation:
No. 14-11355, fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Ruling:
Debtor that flagrantly and repeatedly abused bankruptcy and court processes to retain assets for himself and defeat the legitimate claims of his business partners was properly dismissed pursuant...
Judge(s):
HIGGINBOTHAM, JONES, and SMITH, Circuit Judges.
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Gold Star Construction, Incorporated v. Cavu/Rock Properties Project I, L.L.C.

Citation:
Fifth Circuit;No. 15-50455
Ruling:
The doctrines of res judicata and collateral estoppel were not applicable to a party which advocated very different valuations for the same property in different contexts (value for confirmation...
Judge(s):
KIng, Clement and Owen
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Southwest Securities, FSB v. Segner, Jr.

Citation:
Case No. 14-41463 (5th Cir. Dec. 29, 2015)
Ruling:
AFFIRMED by 5th Circuit. In reviewing the origins of the "primarily for the benefit of" language from In re Delta Towers, Ltd., 924 F.2d 74, 76 (5th Cir. 1991) requirement of Section 506 (c), the...
Judge(s):
Benavides, Dennis and Costa, Circuit Judges.
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Moser, et al. v. Schachar (In the Matter of Thaw)

Citation:
CTA5 No. 15-40321
Ruling:
Because Texas Property Code section 52.042 did not affect the lienholder's status until after the bankruptcy, and must be read in conjunction with section 52.043, which creates an exception for...
Judge(s):
Before REAVLEY, ELROD and HAYNES, Circuit Judges.
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DTND Sierra Invest. L.L.C. v. CitiMortgage, Inc.

Citation:
DTND Sierra Invest. L.L.C. v. CitiMortgage, Inc., No. 14-51141 (5th Cir. Sept. 4, 2015) (per curiam) (unpublished)
Ruling:
Affirmed judgment dismissing lawsuit and imposing $20,000 sanction against plaintiff and its law firm for filing a frivolous lawsuit and threatening to cloud title on property being foreclosed upon...
Judge(s):
Jones, Smith, Southwick
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