§ 541(a)

Vetsch, In re--Ellis v. Vetsch

Ruling: 
The debtor's contingent interest in the revocable inter vivos trust at the time of his bankruptcyfiling was not property of the estate. (Bankr. W.D. Wash.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 31,2020, LexisNexis #1020-038

Smith, In re

Ruling: 
Property could not be recovered for the estate where debtor was divested of legal title to theproperty several months prior to the commencement of the bankruptcy case.. (Bankr. N.D.Miss.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 12,2020, LexisNexis #0920-064

Boisaubin, In re--Boisaubin v. Blackwell

Ruling: 
Order affirmed where bankruptcy court properly held that claim was property of the MissouriBankruptcy estate. (B.A.P. 8th Cir.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 14,2020, LexisNexis #0620-092

Klinger, In re

Ruling: 
Bonus that debtor was paid post-petition was not property of his bankruptcy estate and thetrustee could not recover and use it for the benefit of the estate. (Bankr. N.D. Ohio)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 01,2020, LexisNexis #0520-064

Goldberg, In re

Ruling: 
Proceeds in excess of foreclosing creditor's security interest in property remained subject tothe automatic stay. (Bankr. E.D.N.C.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on March 27,2020, LexisNexis #0520-065

Bardales, In re

Ruling: 
Settlement payment was property of the estate as it was "proceeds" of debtors' pre-petitioncause of action. (Bankr. D. Idaho)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 27,2019, LexisNexis #0120-045

Wofford, In re--Judd, Thomas, Smith & Co. v. Wofford

Ruling: 
Amounts payable to debtor post-petition under asset purchase agreement were property ofdebtor's bankruptcy estate. (Bankr. E.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 30,2019, LexisNexis #1219-013

Lloyd, In re--White v. Gaffney

Ruling: 
Malpractice claims were not property of the bankruptcy estate where none of the claims raisedby the trustee had accrued pre-petition. (Bankr. D. Mass.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 28,2019, LexisNexis #0919-012

Brown, In re

Ruling: 
Motion for turnover of 62.7 percent of debtor's 2018 STIP bonus was denied where court heldthat debtor's expectancy interest in the 2018 STIP bonus is not a legal or equitable interest inproperty as of the commencement of the case. (Bankr. C.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 09,2019, LexisNexis #0719-067

Yellow Cab Coop., In re

Ruling: 
Trustee's claims against debtor's former accountant were subject to the in pari delicto defenseas § 541(a)(1) established that the estate's rights were no stronger than they were when actuallyheld by debtor. (Bankr. N.D. Cal.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on April 29,2019, LexisNexis #0719-017

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