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Summaries by Solymar Castillo-Morales

IN RE: THE FINANCIAL OVERSIGHT AND MANAGEMENT BOARD FOR PUERTO RICO

Citation:
23-1045 23-1046 23-1047 23-1048 23-1049 (c0nsolidated) (1st Circuit, Feb 09,2024) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The pre-petition work claims were not for "back pay attributable to any period of time occurring after commencement of the case" and thus did not qualify for administrative-expense priority under...
Judge(s):
Montecalvo, Lipez, and Thompson,
Tag(s):

Anytime Fitness v. Thornhill Brothers

Citation:
22-30757 Fifth Circuit (5th Circuit, Oct 27,2023) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
Whether 11 U.S.C. § 365(f), or any other portion of Title 11, authorizes a bankruptcy court’s approval of a debtor’s partial assignment of an executory contract? It does not.
Judge(s):
Per Curiam- Richman, Chief Judge, and Southwick and Oldham.
Tag(s):

UTIER v. PREPA

Citation:
20-2041 (1st Circuit, Aug 12,2021) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Court of Appeals affirms the Title III Court's ruling allowing certain expenses incurred by PREPA under a post petition contract to transfer the operations and management of PREPA to a private...
Judge(s):
Howard, Lynch, and Kayatta
Tag(s):

In re COOPERATIVA DE AHORRO Y CREDITO DR

Citation:
19-1391 (1st Circuit, Mar 02,2021) Published
Case Status:
Dismissed
Ruling:
The Court of Appeals dismissed the Credit Unions' challenge to the Title III court's confirmation of the COFINA Plan as equitably moot.
Judge(s):
Howard and Kayata
Tag(s):

In re Jeffrey Rockwell

Citation:
19-2074 (1st Circuit, Jul 30,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
Upon conversion to chapter 7, the homestead exemption claimed on the original chapter 13 case, maintains the status it held on the day of the filing of the bankruptcy petition.
Judge(s):
Thompson, Lipez, and Kayatta
Tag(s):

Medley v. Dish Network

Citation:
18-13841 (11th Circuit, May 01,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed in part and Reversed in part
Ruling:
The Circuit Court found that the District Court erred in finding the Pause debt was not discharged in the plaintiff's bankruptcy. The Agreement was deemed rejected as a matter of law under the...
Judge(s):
Jill Pryor, Grant and Royal (sitting by designation)
Tag(s):

Wheeling and Lake Erie Ry. Co. v. Keach

Citation:
19-1894 (1st Circuit, Apr 09,2020) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The First Circuit affirmed the district court judgment giving due deference to the factfinder's resolution of the burden of proof issue.
Judge(s):
Howard, Salya and Lynch
Tag(s):

Dewitt v. Stewart (In re Stewart)

Citation:
18-9007 (1st Circuit, Feb 03,2020) Published
Case Status:
Reversed and Remanded
Ruling:
The bankruptcy court misapplied the standard for fraudulent intent under § 523(a)(2)(A) -- best articulated by our decision in Palmacci v. Umpierrez, 121 F.3d 781 (1st Cir. 1997) -- which it was...
Judge(s):
Howard, Torruella, Seyla
Tag(s):

In re Telexfree, Inc.

Citation:
18-2001 (1st Circuit, Oct 29,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Court of Appeals rejected the PIEC's challenge to the bankruptcy court's conclusion that their attempt to assert unjust enrichment claims is an attempt to exercise "control" over the Avoidance...
Judge(s):
Lynch, Selya and Barron
Tag(s):

CAMPBELL V. US

Citation:
2018-2014 (Federal Circuit, Aug 01,2019) Published
Case Status:
Affirmed
Ruling:
The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit confirmed the dismissal of the complaint because of lack of jurisdiction and, because, as to the claims alleging coercion, the statute of limitations...
Judge(s):
Newman, Lourie and Dyk
Tag(s):

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