Judge Smith

In re Jackson

Ruling: 
Scheduling of sheriff's sale in order to induce debtor to pay discharged debt violated the discharge injunction.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of In re Jackson. Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 25,2015, LexisNexis #1015-090

Dreyfuss v. Cory (In re Cloobeck)

Ruling: 
Trustee is required to provide notice and hearing to creditors prior to paying taxes on behalf of the estate.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Dreyfuss v. Cory (In re Cloobeck). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 12,2015, LexisNexis #0715-011

Lamar Archer & Cofrin LLP v. Appling (In re Appling)

Ruling: 
Claim for legal fees by debtor's former attorneys was nondischargeable due to debtor's misrepresentations regarding size of potential tax refund.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Lamar Archer & Cofrin LLP v. Appling (In re Appling). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on March 10,2015, LexisNexis #0415-046

In re McKenzie

Ruling: 
Above-median debtor's plan could not be confirmed as it did not pay unsecured creditors interest on claims.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of In re McKenzie. Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 30,2014, LexisNexis #1114-031

Harris v. Lendmark Fin. Servs. LLC (In re Harris)

Ruling: 
Preference period wage garnishment was avoidable.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Harris v. Lendmark Fin. Servs. LLC (In re Harris). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 05,2014, LexisNexis #0914-025

Copeland v. Fink (In re Copeland)

Ruling: 
Nondischargeability of tax debt alone did not justify special classification.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Copeland v. Fink (In re Copeland). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 31,2014, LexisNexis #0614-130

Flugence v. Axis Surplus Ins. Co. (In re Flugence)

Ruling: 
Personal injury claim not disclosed by debtor properly barred as by judicial estoppel but could be pursued by trustee.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Flugence v. Axis Surplus Ins. Co. (In re Flugence). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 22,2013, LexisNexis #1213-099

BP RE LP v. Waxahachie Dodge LLC (In re BP RE LP)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court lacked jurisdiction over non-core proceedings not necessary to resolution of estate.
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of BP RE LP v. Waxahachie Dodge LLC (In re BP RE LP). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on November 11,2013, LexisNexis #1213-030

Pages

Subscribe to Judge Smith