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Sharon Rose v. Select Portfolio Servicing, et al

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Dana French v. Linn Energy, L.L.C., et al

Citation:
18-40369 (5th Circuit, Sep 03,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Claimant asserted claims for, among other things, "deemed dividends". The Court held that the deemed dividends gave the Claimant benefits normally reserved for equity investors, and, as a result,...
Judge(s):
Clement, Haynes and Willett
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UMB Bank, National Association v. Berry Petroleum (In re Linn Energy)

Citation:
18=40443 (5th Circuit, Jun 14,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Secured creditor group was not entitled, under the confirmed Plan of Reorganization (which it had accepted), to post-petition default interest (even though the group was fully secured and its debt...
Judge(s):
Stewart, Southwick and Engelhardt
Tag(s):

Law Solutions Chicago, L.L.C. v. United States Trustee (In re Lillie Mae Banks)

Citation:
18-31145 Summary Calendar (5th Circuit, May 07,2019) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Per Curiam-"In what should have been a simple and straightforward bankruptcy matter, the Appellant [debtor's law firm] misled and neglected the debtor for approximately two years. Considering the...
Judge(s):
Smith, Weiner and Willett
Tag(s):

Deeprock Venture Partners, L.P. v. Beach

Citation:
17-10481 (5th Circuit, May 16,2018) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Bankruptcy Court's granting of a Rule 9019 settlement was affirmed by the Fifth Circuit. The opinion discusses, in detail, the standards for approving settlement and compromises in the Fifth...
Judge(s):
Stewart, Haynes and Willett
Tag(s):

U.S. Energy Development Corp. v. CL III Funding Holding Co., L.L.C. In the Matter of WBH Energy, L.P.)

Citation:
17-50217 (5th Circuit, Jan 10,2018) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Lower Court's affirmed. Appellant is not entitled to attorneys' fees because it was not a "prevailing party" as required under the applicable documents.
Judge(s):
Higginbotham, Jones and Graves
Tag(s):

Hawk v Englehart

Citation:
16-20641 (5th Circuit, Jul 19,2017) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Debtors exempted an IRA. After the onjection to exemption deadline expired, they withdrew finds from the IRA. However, they did not "roll over" the withdrawn funds into a replacement IRA, as...
Judge(s):
Stewart, Weiner And Prado
Tag(s):

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

Citation:
14-51079 (5th Circuit, Dec 21,2016) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:

This is a follow up opinion in response to the Appellees request for a rehearing. It reiterates the prior holding and also rules that estoppel and waiver do not apply here.

Judge(s):
REAVELEY, PRADO and COSTA
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