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Ultra Petroleum Corp., et al v. Ad Hoc Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Ultra Resources Inc. (In re Ultra Petroleum Corp.)

Citation:
No. 17-20793 (5th Circuit, Jan 17,2019) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Code impairment is not the same thing as plan impairment. Because the bankruptcy court found otherwise, it did not address whether the Code disallows the Make-Whole Amount or post-petition...
Judge(s):
DAVIS, ENGELHARDT, and OLDHAM, Circuit Judges
Tag(s):

Marshall v. Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. (In re Marshall)

Citation:
No. 18-6022, 2019 WL 177965 (8th Circuit, Jan 14,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Dismissed
Ruling:
A foreclosure sale in a bankruptcy case is not subject to modification by an appellate court unless the appellant receives a stay pending appeal.
Judge(s):
Saladino, Nail, Dow
Tag(s):

Meridian Capital v. Burton

Citation:
No. 18-40003, 2019 WL 101886 (5th Circuit, Jan 04,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Because the tortious interference claim alleging a direct injury to the company's former CEO is not property of the estate, there is no basis for bankruptcy court jurisdiction.
Judge(s):
Wiener, Southwick, Costa
Tag(s):

Slovak v. Loveridge (In re Eurogas)

Citation:
17-4197 (10th Circuit, Jan 04,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
When deciding whether to allow or disallow a trustee to abandon an asset, a bankruptcy court must (1) identify the legal definition of the terms “burdensome” and “inconsequential,” (2) make...
Judge(s):
Bacharach, Ebel, Moritz (Ebel) (Bacharach concurring)
Tag(s):

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