6th Circuit

Care Facility, Inc.)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court abused its discretion in withholding its approval of the law firm forcreditors committee as the court erred by imposing unauthorized "disinterested person"requirement. (B.A.P. 6th Cir.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on November 06,2020, LexisNexis #1220-095

Skandis, In re

Ruling: 
Court directed the U.S. Marshal to apprehend the debtor and made her explain failure tomeaningfully participate in meeting of creditors or file conversion schedules. (Bankr. W.D.Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 02,2020, LexisNexis #1220-054

Taylor, In re--Taylor v. LoanCare, LLC

Ruling: 
Chapter 13 debtor was not entitled to later invoke 11 U.S.C. § 506 to void creditor's lien ondebtor's residence where debtor filed a proof of claim on behalf of the secured mortgagecreditor then failed to defend it. (Bankr. M.D. Tenn.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 04,2020, LexisNexis #1220-059

Williams, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's debt to HHS was not discharged and HHS did not violate the discharge injunction inseeking to collect. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 26,2020, LexisNexis #1220-063

Fears, In re--Shapiro v. Mack

Ruling: 
Unrecorded deed conveying debtor's home to herself and her son could be avoided. (Bankr.E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 02,2020, LexisNexis #1220-067

Cruz, In re

Ruling: 
Chapter 13 plan did not meet the best interest of creditors test as debtors had not shown thatthe plan distributed property a claim that was not less than creditors would receive if thehome were sold in a Chapter 7 liquidation. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 12,2020, LexisNexis #1220-020

Cook & Sons Mining, Inc., In re

Ruling: 
Special counsel was not entitled to a contingent fee on a contract-based reimbursement ofunearned premiums for insurance coverage as his work had nothing to do with a contractbased recovery. (Bankr. E.D. Ky.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on October 19,2020, LexisNexis #1220-003

Richardson, In re--Richardson v. Richardson

Ruling: 
No issue remained whether the debtors' liability for conversion was nondischargeable as theirconduct met the elements of a nondischargeable debt for a willful and malicious injury.(Bankr. W.D. Ky.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 06,2020, LexisNexis #1120-88

Keener, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's request to reaffirm a debt was denied as she filed the request more than two monthsafter the discharge order was entered and she had failed to ask the court to delay the entry ofthe discharge. (Bankr. N.D. Ohio)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 09,2020, LexisNexis #1120-90

Ellison, In re

Ruling: 
Below median debtor's request to modify her confirmed plan was denied as it would relitigatean issue of plan length that was known at confirmation. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 06,2020, LexisNexis #1120-98

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