Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

New Chapter 13 Plan Forms and Bankruptcy Rules Take Effect December 1, 2017

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Barring an unexpected intervention from Congress, on December 1, 2017, there will be new Chapter 13 bankruptcy plan forms
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New Chapter 13 Plan Forms and Bankruptcy Rules Take Effect December 1, 2017

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

There will be new Chapter 13 bankruptcy plan forms, as well as related new federal bankruptcy rules on 12/1/2017.
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Dealing with the Post-Discharge Debtor

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

A borrower or personal guarantor who has been discharged in a bankruptcy case sometimes wants to extend a loan from the bank.
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Recent Bankruptcy Developments

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Lenders should be aware of recent court rulings impacting bankruptcy law
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4th Circuit Rejects Bid for Chapter 13 Mortgage Cramdown

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

BankrThe U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently issued an important opinion for residential real estate lenders.
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Health Diagnostic Laboratory Trustee Pursues Charities and Others For Alleged Fraudulent Transfers

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

The Liquidating Trustee of Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. and its affiliated debtors in bankruptcy is attempting to recover certain payments...
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Federal Bankruptcy Rule Update: Home Mortgage Lenders’ Duty to Give Notice in Chapter 13 Cases, and Potential HELOC Amendment

Posted on by Neil E. McCullagh in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Home mortgage lenders should be aware that the federal rule governing notices to borrowers in Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases was recently amended.
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