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Grabanski, In re

Ruling: 
Court ordered an attorney to disgorge fees to chapter 7 trustee as the disputed fees exceeded reasonable amount previously approved and the attorney failed to properly disclose and explain them. (Bankr. D.N.D.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 24,2017, LexisNexis #1217-093

Diamond Insulation, Inc., In re--Official Unsecured Creditor's Comm. v. Heilman

Ruling: 
Transfer from the debtor to the defendant was avoidable as it was not incurred by the debtorin the ordinary course of business. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on September 01,2017, LexisNexis #1017-020

Lukaszka, In re

Ruling: 
Lender's objection to confirmation overruled as court determined that the underlying debtwas canceled thus, lender no longer has a mortgage on the debtors' home. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 04,2017, LexisNexis #0917-021

Ingles, In re

Ruling: 
Court granted bank's motion to reform the mortgage where debtor's bankruptcy dischargedoes not change the validity of the mortgage lien. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 04,2017, LexisNexis #0917-007

Bailey Ridge Partners, LLC, In re

Ruling: 
State court actions stayed pending final hearing on a motion to extend the stay. (Bankr. N.D.Iowa)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on February 23,2017, LexisNexis #0717-003

Bailey Ridge Partners, LLC, In re

Ruling: 
Motions to extend stay granted as court found real likelihood of successful reorganization.(Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on May 16,2017, LexisNexis #0617-062

Yuska, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor could not use garnished prepetition rent as cash collateral as the farmland rents would have been a property of the estate if the case proceeded under chapter 7 from the start. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 25,2017, LexisNexis #0517-135

Bennett, In re

Ruling: 
11 U.S.C.S. § 1322(b)(2) did not bar debtors from stripping down a creditor’s secured claim on a manufactured home that was debtors' principle residence as it was not a real property under Iowa Law. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 20,2017, LexisNexis #0517-109

In re Tate

Ruling: 
Debtor's motion to reimpose stay for third bankruptcy granted as debtor showed clear andconvincing evidence that case was filed in good faith. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 28,2016, LexisNexis #0117-098

Fern v. FedLoan Servicing (In re Fern)

Ruling: 
Unemployed debtor with three children whose situation was unlikely to improve granted anundue hardship discharge of student loan debt. (Bankr. N.D. Iowa)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 22,2016, LexisNexis #1116-120

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