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Fedoruk, In re

Ruling: 
Motion to dismiss debtors' Chapter 7 bankruptcy case was denied as debtors qualified asChapter 7 business debtors and creditor failed to demonstrate that debtors acted in bad faith.(Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 23,2019, LexisNexis #0919-067

Trevino v. Select Portfolio Servicing, Inc.

Ruling: 
Court was not persuaded that compelling arbitration was inadequate to protect the substantive rights granted by the bankruptcy code. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 07,2019, LexisNexis #0419-085

McClenon, In re--McClenon v. Statebridge Co., LLC

Ruling: 
Court abstained from adjudicating adversary proceeding alleging wrongful foreclosure andremoval of debtor's personal property. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 04,2019, LexisNexis #0319-069

Montalvo, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's objection to claim based on prepetition execution sale of properties in order to satisfy a state-court judgment overrruled. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 11,2019, LexisNexis #0219-030

Luithle, In re

Ruling: 
Divorce decree that required the debtor to maintain certain life insurance with his ex-wife listed as the beneficiary was nondischargeable as it was an obligation in the nature of support and alimony. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 10,2019, LexisNexis #0219-033

Painter, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor may claim as exempt monies held in an IRA to the extent that those funds were in a fund or account that was exempt from taxation. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 05,2018, LexisNexis #0119-093

Hanna, In re--Hanna v. Compass Bank

Ruling: 
Case dismissed as it did not significantly have an effect on the efficient administration of debtor's chapter 13 estate. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 13,2018, LexisNexis #0119-108

Ahmadi, In re

Ruling: 
Failure of the attorney to properly advise debtor of the fees incurred during the prosecution ofhis case justified a lodestar downward adjustment. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 10,2018, LexisNexis #0119-066

Carter, In re--Nat'l Diversity Council v. Carter

Ruling: 
Debt deemed nondischargeable as debtor intentionally deceived creditor in an effort to usurpbusiness opportunities belonging to creditor for her own personal gain. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 19,2018, LexisNexis #0119-011

Oluyemisi Omokafe Okedokun, In re--Elbar Investments, Inc. v. Oluyemisi Omokafe Okedokun

Ruling: 
Plaintiff proved the elements of its Texas Theft Liability Act (TTLA) claim and was entitledto recover reasonable attorneys' fees and costs it expended in prosecuting that particularclaim. (Bankr. S.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 06,2018, LexisNexis #1218-062

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