Category Archives: Insolvency/Creditor’s Rights/Bankruptcy

Retired Bankruptcy Judge Judith K. Fitzgerald joins Dr. David Tabak and George A. Zimmerman on a Program Exploring the Issue of Assessing Expert Witness Testimony Regarding Valuation of Chapter 11 Debtor’s Businesses

Tucker Arensberg Shareholder and Professor of Practice at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, …

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Growing Medical Marijuana, Problematic in Bankruptcy, and Out

Judith K. Fitzgerald, Shareholder at Tucker Arensberg and former Bankruptcy Judge, in the Western and …

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Breaking News! Fair Debt Collection Practice Issue

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has held that a Delaware Limited …

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Bankruptcy Blog Re: Debtor’s Funds When Case Is Converted From Chapter 13 To Chapter 7

The Supreme Court of the United States was recently asked whether, when a debtor in …

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Bankruptcy and its Effect on Oil and Gas Interests: Basic Issues

Beverly Weiss Manne presented “Bankruptcy and its Effect on Oil and Gas Interests: Basic Issues” …

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Important Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Holding by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals: Misstatements in Foreclosure Complaints are Actionable under the FDCPA.

On April 7, 2015, a decision in the case of Kaymark vs. Bank of America, …

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Podcast: Bankruptcy Judge and Scholar Debate Professional Fee Issue Currently Before Supreme Court

ABI Resident Scholar Prof. Anne Lawton talks with Bankruptcy Judge Judith Fitzgerald (W.D. Pa.; Pittsburgh) …

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Amendment to the PA Power of Attorney Statute

On March 2, 2015, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives referred to the House Judiciary Committee …

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Energy Future Holdings Conference Call with Former Delaware Bankruptcy Judge Judith Fitzgerald on January 15, 2015

Conference call with Judge Judith Fitzgerald – a retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judge who sat by …

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