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Month: August 2014

The Ninth Circuit’s Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Holds That a Non-Debtor Spouse May Purchase a Debtor’s Claims Under Section 363(i) When a Third Party’s Prior Purchase of the Same Claims Was Not Consummated (e.g. Payment Was Not Tendered)

The Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit ("BAP") recently issued the opinion, Kallman & Co. LLP Gottlieb (In re Lewis), BAP No. CC-13-1367-TaDKi (9th Cir. BAP Aug. 20, 2014), which held that a non-debtor spouse may purchase a debtor's claims under...

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The Ninth Circuit’s Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Holds That a Creditor Does Not Violate Automatic Stay By Maintaining Contempt Proceeding Against the Debtor

The Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit ("BAP") recently issued the opinion, Yellow Express LLC v. Dingley (In re Dingley), BAP No. NV-13-1261-KiJuTa (9th Cir. BAP Aug. 6, 2014), which held that a creditor does not violate the automatic stay by maintaining...

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