ABI Membership is required to access the full summary. Please Sign In using your ABI Member credentials. Not a Member yet? Join ABI now - it is absolutely worth it!

Summaries by David Shemano

In re Tower Park Properties, LLC (Sunset Coast Holdings, LLC v. Hughes Investment Partnership, LLC)

Citation:
BAP No. CC-20-1223-GFL (9th Circuit, Feb 26,2021) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Applying an abuse of discretion standard, the BAP held that the Bankruptcy Court did not err in awarding $54,877 in attorneys' fees to a party that successfully prosecuted an unopposed motion to...
Judge(s):
GAN, FARIS, and LAFFERTY
Tag(s):

In re Dennis Berkovich and Marina Voloshin

Citation:
BAP No. CC-20-1025-FLS (9th Circuit, Oct 05,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
A failure to report a change in a a taxpayer's federal income tax liability to the California Franchise Tax Board will render the state tax claim nondischargeable, because the required report is...
Judge(s):
FARIS, LAFFERTY, and SPRAKER
Tag(s):

In re Nations First Capital, LLC

Citation:
BAP No. EC-19-1201-GLB (9th Circuit, Jun 05,2020) Not Published
Case Status:
Reversed
Ruling:
The bankruptcy court abused its discretion by reconsidering a claim disallowance under section 502(j) and FRCP 60(b)(6)) despite finding that the claimant lacked a cogent excuse for failing to...
Judge(s):
GAN, LAFFERTY, and BRAND
Tag(s):

Allen Diamond v. Hogan Lovells US

Citation:
15-16326 through 15-16333 (9th Circuit, Feb 27,2020) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Under the law governing law firms operating under the District of Columbia partnership law, hourly-billed matters are not property of the law firm, a former partner owes no continuing duty to the...
Judge(s):
Gould, Murguia and Freudenthal
Tag(s):

In re Maggie Liu

Citation:
BAP Nos. CC-19-1039-STaF and CC-19-1040-STaF (9th Circuit, Feb 11,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Appeal of order denying motion to dismiss the debtor's chapter 7 case pursuant to section 109(g)(2) filed several months after the order was entered was was dismissed for lack of appellate...
Judge(s):
SPRAKER, TAYLOR, and FARIS
Tag(s):

Hurley v. Accesslex Institute (In re Hurley)

Citation:
BAP No. WW-18-1259-BKuF (9th Circuit, Jun 26,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Bankruptcy Court did not err in finding that the debtor was unable to establish good faith under the Brunner test for the discharge of student debt because of the debtor's criminal conduct that...
Judge(s):
Brand, Kurtz and Faris
Tag(s):

Partap Investments, LLC v. Kittusamy, LLP (In re Kittusamy, LLP)

Citation:
BAP No. NV-16-1242-LJuKu (9th Circuit, Mar 10,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
A purchaser of leased personal property at a foreclosure sale was not entitled to assert an administrative rent claim against the debtor where the lease was a disguised security interest, the bill...
Judge(s):
LAFFERTY, JURY, and KURTZ
Tag(s):

Khounani v. Premier Capital, LLC (In re Khounani)

Citation:
BAP No. 16-1233-NTaL (9th Circuit, Feb 02,2017) Not Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Section 523(a)(10) provides that any claim existing when a debtor waives or is denied a discharge in a case will be nondischargeable in a subsequent case. If a claim is nondischargeable under...
Judge(s):
Novack (sitting by designation), Taylor and Lafferty
Tag(s):

Blixseth v. Brown (In re Yellowstone Mountain Club, LLC)

Citation:
14-35363 (9th Circuit, Nov 28,2016) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:

The Barton doctrine, which requires permission of the bankruptcy court to sue a bankruptcy trustee in any court other than the bankruptcy court, applies to actions against members...

Judge(s):
Kozinski, Paez and Berzon
Tag(s):

Pages

About us in numbers

3310 in the system

3191 Summarized

1 Being Processed