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Whispering Pines Estates Inc. v. Flash Island Inc.

Appellant debtor challenged an order of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire confirming the third-party plan put forth by appellee, its secured creditor.
Ruling: 
Confirmation of third party plan reversed due to improper release of secured creditor proponent.
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Segarra Miranda v. Garrido Pagan (In re Garrido Jimenez)

Defendant transferees appealed a decision of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico that granted summary judgment in favor of plaintiff chapter 7 trustee. The issue was whether the trustee was entitled to avoid the prepetition transfer of real estate to the transferees where the deed was not recorded until after the commencement of the debtor's bankruptcy case.
Ruling: 
Trustee could avoid prepetition transfer of real estate that was not recorded until after petition date.
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Whispering Pines Estates Inc. v. Flash Island Inc. (In re Whispering Pines Estates Inc.)

Appellant debtor challenged two decisions of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire that confirmed its chapter 11 plan and granted appellee creditor relief from the automatic stay. The bankruptcy appellate panel only addressed the issues presented in the stay relief order. The question was whether the bankruptcy court had jurisdiction to enter the stay relief order while the confirmation order was on appeal.
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court lacked jurisdiction to order relief from stay while appeal of confirmation order was pending.
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Jones v. Boston Gas Co. (In re Jones)

Appellant debtor sought review of an order of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts, which denied her claim for sanctions against appellee utility and determined that the utility's termination of her gas service for failure to pay postpetition bills was permitted by 11 U.S.C. § 366(b) and did not violate the automatic stay under 11 U.S.C. § 362.
Ruling: 
Utility could discontinue debtor's gas service for failure to make postpetition payments.
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Kibbe v. Sumski (In re Kibbe)

Appellant debtor challenged an order of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire denying confirmation of her chapter 13 plan. Appellee was the chapter 13 trustee.
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court properly calculated "projected disposable income" in rejecting debtor's plan.
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