Southern District

Caprock Oil Tools, Inc., In re

Ruling: 
Claim was subject to subordination as claimant's proof of claim arose from his purchase of his Common Stock. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Caprock Oil Tools, Inc., In re. 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 March 09,2018, LexisNexis #0418-036

Charleston, In re

Ruling: 
Debt deemed dischargeable as the debtors' complex personal and financial situation proved that their failure to disclose their tax debt was not made with an intent to deceive. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Charleston, In re. 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 05,2018, LexisNexis #0418-038

Sandridge Energy, Inc., In re--Baker Farms, Inc. v. Sandridge E&P, LLC

Ruling: 
Plaintiffs were not entitled to continue or initiate litigation concerning alleged royaltyamounts as they were bound by the debtors’ confirmed plan.(Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Sandridge Energy, Inc., In re--Baker Farms, Inc. v. Sandridge E&P, LLC. 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 February 05,2018, LexisNexis #0418-008

Stone, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's motion to modify chapter 12 plan was denied as the proposed payment extension violated § 1229(c)'s five year maximum limitation. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Stone, In re. 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 February 12,2018, LexisNexis #0318-110

Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC, In re

Ruling: 
Motion for summary judgment to disallow trustee's claim objections granted where trustee failed to allege that trust company itself committed inequitable conduct worthy of equitable subordination. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC, In re. 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 February 12,2018, LexisNexis #0318-099

Pioneer Carriers, LLC, In re

Ruling: 
Court ruled that an undersecured creditor who elects the application of § 1111(b) is entitledto its post-petition attorneys' fees as part of its secured claim. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Pioneer Carriers, LLC, In re. 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 February 08,2018, LexisNexis #0318-080

Castex Energy Partners, LP, In re--Apache Corp. v. Castex Offshore, Inc.

Ruling: 
Mandatory abstention was appropriate as debtor's counterclaim was non-core and courtlacked authority to adjudicate it absent the parties' consent. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Castex Energy Partners, LP, In re--Apache Corp. v. Castex Offshore, Inc.. 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 February 01,2018, LexisNexis #0318-058

Ali, In re--Lee v. Ali

Ruling: 
Debtor remained liable for discovery violations that fell within the willful and maliciousdischarge exception despite her bankruptcy filing. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Ali, In re--Lee v. Ali. 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 30,2018, LexisNexis #0318-045

Mem'l Prod. Partners LP, In re--Beta Operating Co., LLC v. Aera Energy, LLC

Ruling: 
Substitution of surety bonds for the cash within a trust did not result in an impairment of previous owners' interests under the plan. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Mem'l Prod. Partners LP, In re--Beta Operating Co., LLC v. Aera Energy, LLC. 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 January 19,2018, LexisNexis #0218-112

Offshore Specialty Fabricators, LLC, In re

Ruling: 
Court's estimation of debtor's unliquidated claim was appropriate and necessary to provide potential bidders with information vital to the auction and administration of the bankruptcy estate. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Offshore Specialty Fabricators, LLC, In re. 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 January 16,2018, LexisNexis #0218-094

Pages

Subscribe to Southern District