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Summaries by Michael Cooley

Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC v. Summit Bank (In re Francis)

Citation:
No. 13-1615 (8th Cir. April 25, 2014)
Ruling:
The Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court’s ruling that the doctrine of equitable subrogation would not operate to grant Ocwen a first-priority lien on certain real property owned by the...
Judge(s):
Wollman, Loken, and Kelly.
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Williams v. King

Citation:
No. 12-3701 (8th Cir. March 5, 2014).
Ruling:
Finding no error in the bankruptcy court’s findings, the Eighth Circuit affirmed the bankruptcy court’s denial of reconsideration of an earlier order imposing sanctions on the appellent for...
Judge(s):
Riley, Bye, and Gruender.
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Behrens v. US (In re Behrens)

Citation:
No. 13-6052 (8th Cir. B.A.P. February 12, 2014).
Ruling:
Affirming the bankruptcy court’s ruling, the Eighth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel held that a bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding may not be used as a means to collaterally attack a...
Judge(s):
Schermer, Nail, and Shodeen.
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Clark v. Zwanziger (In re Zwanziger)

Citation:
No. 110-080-WO (10th Cir. January 28, 2014).
Ruling:
Emphasizing the fact that issue preclusion generally applies to a decision on the merits of an issue that has been actually litigated, the Tenth Circuit held that issue preclusion does not apply to...
Judge(s):
Tymkovich, Holloway (dissenting), and Gorsuch.
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Rushton v. ANR Company, Inc, et al. (In re C.W. Mining Co.)

Citation:
No. 12-4091 (10th Cir. January 22, 2014).
Ruling:
With one exception (discussed below), the Tenth Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of various consolidated bankruptcy appeals as statutorily moot by operation of § 363(m).
Judge(s):
Tymkovich, Brorby, and Murphy.
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Kollinger v. Hoyle (In the Matter of Kollinger)

Citation:
No. 13-40512 (5th Cir. December 31, 2013).
Ruling:
The Fifth Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of a bankruptcy appeal, holding that the district court did not abuse its discretion in dismissing an appeal after the appellant failed...
Judge(s):
Wiener, Owen, and Haynes.
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Wadsworth v. The Word of Life Christian Center (In re McGough)

Citation:
No. 12-1142 (10th Cir. December 16, 2013).
Ruling:
In a case of first impression at the circuit level, the Tenth Circuit held that, where the contribution exceeds 15% of the debtor’s gross annual income, the “charitable contribution”...
Judge(s):
O’Brien, Holmes, and Matheson.
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