Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Supreme Court Gets Active in Bankruptcy Law

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

This article discusses one of the issues the Supreme Court is considering: whether a debtor can strip a lien off of real estate in a Chapter 7 case.
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Bankruptcy Developments: (1) Supreme Court Gets Active in Bankruptcy Law, and (2) Chapter 11 Reform is Under Way

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

This article discusses one of the issues the Supreme Court is considering: whether a debtor can strip a lien off of real estate in a Chapter 7 case.
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Security Interests in Farm Products

Posted on by Timothy G. Moore in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

The article provides a broad overview of some issues facing lenders in perfecting and enforcing security interests in farm products.
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Claims Deadline Set in Southern Title Receivership

Posted on by Jennifer J. West in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

A deadline of January 28, 2015 has been set for filing claims related to title insurance policies issued by Southern Title Insurance Corporation
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The Challenges of Transactions Involving Trusts or Trust Property

Posted on by Robert H. Chappell, III, Timothy G. Moore in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Some loan transactions may involve trusts as borrowers, guarantors or pledgers of collateral.
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2014 Legislative Update Amendments to the Virginia Code

Posted on by Timothy G. Moore in Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

The following summarizes the limited legislation passed during the 2014 VA General Assembly session that may be of interest.to the banking industry.
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New Court Decision Aids Creditors of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Debtors

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

There is good news in a recent court decision for creditors of Chapter 13 debtors.
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