Northern District

SoyNut Butter Co., In re

Ruling: 
Objecting parties were entitled to exercise their right to seek indemnification and defense under the insurance policy until the policy limits were exhausted as nothing authorized the trustee to use "free and clear" sales to expand debtor's rights beyond those allowed by the bankruptcy code. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on August 01,2018, LexisNexis #0918-040

Ludkowski, In re

Ruling: 
Continuation of collection suit after conversion of the case from one under chapter 7 to oneunder chapter 13 on its face violated the in personam stay. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 24,2018, LexisNexis #0918-002

Bukovics, In re--Bukovics v. Navient

Ruling: 
Student loan debt deemed nondischargeable as debtor failed to show that paying the debtwould impose undue hardship on her. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 26,2018, LexisNexis #0918-014

Garcia, In re--Layng v. Garcia

Ruling: 
Court declined to deny debtor's discharge as trustee failed to establish that debtor acted with fraudulent intent in failing to disclose certain assets on her bankruptcy petition. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 20,2018, LexisNexis #0818-110

Concepts Am., Inc., In re--Audette v. Kasemir

Ruling: 
Motion to dismiss was denied as the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure allow complaints to contain inconsistent claims. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on July 12,2018, LexisNexis #0818-119

Packer, In re

Ruling: 
Debtors' amended motion for use of cash collateral denied as they failed to meet their burden of proof to demonstrate that the funds in the so-called "cash collateral account" constitute property of their estate or cash collateral. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 19,2018, LexisNexis #0818-097

Peregrine Fin. Grp, Inc., In re--Bodenstein v. Univ. of N. Iowa

Ruling: 
Trustee failed to prove that university is an entity from whom he can recover fraudulenttransfer as the university could not be held liable as an initial transferee because it was a mereconduit for a foundation that the CEO had made a pledge to donate to. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on July 11,2018, LexisNexis #0818-077

Packer, In re

Ruling: 
Motion to convert denied as bank did not satisfy its burden to prove fraud as required for theconversion of the debtors' case. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 19,2018, LexisNexis #0818-078

Miceli, In re

Ruling: 
Court sustained secured creditor's objection to confirmation of plan that proposed todistribute smaller monthly payments to the creditor until the allowed claim of debtor'sattorneys was paid in full. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 09,2018, LexisNexis #0818-084

Cross, In re--Cross v. City of Chicago

Ruling: 
Court ruled that City must return debtor's vehicle as it failed to initiate a showing as to whyit should be allowed to retain vehicle. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 25,2018, LexisNexis #0718-006

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