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In re Banner

Ruling: 
Attorneys sanctioned for agreeing to represent a chapter 13 debtor in filing and then abandoning their representation without notice to the debtor and permission of the court.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 02,2016, LexisNexis #0616-140

Worrell v. Emigrant Mortg. Co. (In re Worrell)

Ruling: 
Debtor's  counsel  sanctioned  for  contesting  valid  foreclosure  sale  that  took  place  when  the  automatic stay was not in effect.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 09,2016, LexisNexis #0616-034

Robbins v. Barbour (In re Futreal)

Ruling: 
Counsel sanctioned for improperly splitting fees pursuant to a sham agreement in attempt to avoid fee sharing disclosure obligations.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 05,2016, LexisNexis #0616-035

In re Alonso

Ruling: 
Creditor sanctioned for filing an amended proof of claim three months before plan completion and frivolous motions that followed.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 17,2016, LexisNexis #0316-070

In re Gianasmidis

Ruling: 
Sanctions not warranted against debtor's former attorneys where contested motion to stay was not frivolous.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 11,2016, LexisNexis #0316-034

In re Arden

Ruling: 
Sanctions against debtor's attorney for alleged false representations during oral argument not warranted.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 28,2016, LexisNexis #0216-140

Board of Trs. v. Quinones (In re Quinones)

Ruling: 
Debtors' motion for sanctions against boards of trustees that managed employee benefit accounts denied.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 19,2015, LexisNexis #0116-105

Rodriguez v. Collazo (In re Melendez)

Ruling: 
Pro se debtor sanctioned for frivolous proceeding alleging fraud and violation of the discharge injunction.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 03,2015, LexisNexis #1215-138

Dorsey v. United States Dept of Educ. (In re Dorsey)

Ruling: 
Sanctions not warranted for creditor's use of debtor's failure to redact debtor's birth day and month and loan number from loan application and note filed with the court.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 01,2015, LexisNexis #1215-139

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