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VMI Liquidating Trust Dated December 16 2011 v. United States (In re Valley Mortg.)

Ruling: 
Fraudulent transfer claim brought under §548 more than two years after petition date was time barred but claim under §544 was valid where state statute of limitations had not yet run.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on September 18,2013, LexisNexis #1013-054

In re Spence

Ruling: 
Chapter 7 trustee allowed administrative expense claim for work performed prior to conversion to chapter 13.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 30,2013, LexisNexis #1013-036

In re McGehan

Ruling: 
Plan proposing to pay off debts in five years approved as complying with express terms of Bankruptcy Code.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 19,2013, LexisNexis #0913-064

Ellis v. United States Dept of Homeland Sec. (In re Ellis)

Plaintiff debtor brought this action against defendant, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), asserting that it discriminated against him in violation of 11 U.S.C.S. § 525(a) by temporarily denying him employment as a government contract security worker. Before the court was DHS's Fed. R. Civ. P. 52(c) oral, renewed motion for judgment on partial findings.
Ruling: 
Department of Homeland Security did not discriminate against debtor on account of bankruptcy by temporarily denying employment as government contract security worker.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 13,2013, LexisNexis #0813-091