Category Archives: Insolvency/Creditor’s Rights/Bankruptcy

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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Act 6/91 Update

The Pennsylvania Superior Court issued an opinion that sets forth a new interpretation of Act …

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Creditors Beware! Give the Trustee Time To Breathe Or Risk Violating The Automatic Stay

It’s a common pattern… Company X owes Company Y money Company X files for Bankruptcy …

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Recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court Decision Brings Certainty To Title Companies And Mortgage Lenders

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court’s decision, coupled with the Homeowner Assistance Settlement Act, is welcome news to …

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