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Free, In re--Winborne v. Free

Ruling: 
Debt deemed nondischargeable as the debtor's conversion of plaintiff's property interest inprofits and assets to his own benefit constituted willful and malicious conduct. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 29,2017, LexisNexis #0118-018

Kite, In re

Ruling: 
Court disallowed the claim as the attorney did not meet the burden of proving that the debtor,who was acting as a court-appointed liquidator, had personal liability for the attorney's feesincurred during the LLC's liquidation. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 02,2017, LexisNexis #1117-042

In re Riley

Ruling: 
Filing fees and prepetition costs paid by the debtor's attorney are not reimbursible to the latteras part of the administrative expenses of the debtor's estate. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 29,2017, LexisNexis #1117-008

Mid-State Plumbing, Inc., In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's second ammended plan of reorganization granted as it was proposed in good faith and it complied with the applicable provisions of the bankruptcy code. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on September 20,2017, LexisNexis #1017-113

Mathews, In re

Ruling: 
Case for joint-debtor dismissed as joint-debtor failed to obtain credit counseling within 180 days of the petition date. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 19,2017, LexisNexis #1017-092

Banks, In re

Ruling: 
Relief from stay denied as relief was precluded by the confirmed plan. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 28,2017, LexisNexis #0917-042

Simon, In re--Clayton v. Simon

Ruling: 
Creditor met the burden of proving that the debt was nondischargeable following anunprovoked and unjustified attack by the debtor against him. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 03,2017, LexisNexis #0917-013

Briggs, In re

Ruling: 
Court denied confirmation of debtor's plan as she claimed expenses for rent when she ownedher home and claimed monthly expense for cell phone service which could have beenreduced. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 15,2017, LexisNexis #0617-082

Ernst, In re--Amerisafe, Inc. v. Ernst

Ruling: 
Debtor's motion to dismiss nondischargeability claims against him and his separate propertygranted because complaint did not plead facts showing that debtor acted in concert with hisnondebtor spouse to defraud creditors. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 17,2017, LexisNexis #0617-068

Acadian Elevator, Inc., In re

Ruling: 
Majority owner's request for injunctive relief was denied as the relief requested required an adversary proceeding absent a chapter 11 plan to support the relief. (Bankr. W.D. La.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on April 11,2017, LexisNexis #0517-071

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