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Wallaesa v. FAA

Ruling: 
FAA civil penalty proceeding was not subject to the automatic stay pursuant to the regulatory powers exception.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 10,2016, LexisNexis #0716-004

Education Credit Mgmt. Corp. v. Acosta-Conniff

Ruling: 
Undue hardship discharge of student loan debt reversed where debtor had not met burden of showing inability to repay.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 02,2016, LexisNexis #0516-123

Davis v. Intl Bank of Commerce (In re Diamond Beach VP LP)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court did not err in its valuation of debtor's condominium complex.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on April 29,2016, LexisNexis #0516-118

Sapphire Dev. LLC v. McKay

Ruling: 
Chapter 11 case properly dismissed due to subjective bad faith and objective futility.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on February 01,2016, LexisNexis #0216-129

Sullivan v. Ratz

Ruling: 
Debt properly held to be dischargeable where debtor contractor's conduct did not rise to the level of fraud.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 27,2016, LexisNexis #0216-118

In re Scarborough St. James Corp.

Ruling: 
Relief from stay granted to allow creditor landlord to proceed with litigation over rental proceeds in state court.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on August 18,2015, LexisNexis #0915-044

Schermerhorn v. CenturyTel Inc. (In re SkyPort Global Communs. Inc.)

Ruling: 
Creditors' attorneys properly sanctioned for filing state court case in violation of confirmation order.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 26,2015, LexisNexis #0415-071

Adelphia Communs. Corp. v. FPL Group Inc. (In re Adelphia Communs. Corp.)

Ruling: 
Stock repurchase transaction properly held not to be an avoidable fraudulent transfer.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 13,2015, LexisNexis #0415-020

Mercury Cos. v. Comerica Bank

Ruling: 
Debtor that did not reserve state law claims did not retain them postconfirmation.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on July 08,2014, LexisNexis #0714-022

Nationwide Prop. & Cas. Co. v. Hunt

Ruling: 
Debtor retained valid claim against insurer given that case was about to be dismissed without discharge.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 13,2014, LexisNexis #0714-012

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