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Kenneth Klee
The Supreme Court's Holding in Schwab v. Reilly, 2010 U.S. LEXIS 4974 (2010)

This Emerging Issues Analysis addresses issues of statutory interpretation. Prof. Kenneth Klee examines the primary lesson from from Schwab v. Reilly. Prof. Klee writes: If a statute contains a detailed definition of a term or concept that can have...

Stephen Sather
All About Emails, Texts, Blogs and Non-Dischargeability

On February 3, 2010, Judge Jeff Bohm released his opinion in Wallace v. Perry , 423 B.R. 215 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2/3/10), opinion available with PACER access here . Following a twelve day trial, the court penned a 118 page opinion. The opinion is an interesting...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
Podcast: Retired Bankruptcy Judge A. Thomas Small Discusses Mental Illness in Bankruptcy Cases

On this edition, Judge A. Thomas Small (Ret.) discusses the growing trend of involvement of mental illness in bankruptcy cases. Judge Small discusses how mental illness can be an issue in a case and how such an illness can affect the way a bankruptcy...

J. Michael McBride
Ranger Confirmation Follows Late Night

Last night, the auction process continued until the wee hours of the morning, with Judge Nelms presiding. As an aside, the switch of Judges, from Lynn to Nelms, was done so that the parties involved with the auction could share information with the auctioning...

J. Michael McBride
Texas Rangers Auction: 10 Hours Later….

The bid by local favorite Nolan Ryan - Chuck Greenburg seems to have carried the day - or should we say night since it wrapped up at about 3 a.m. in the Federal Courthouse in Fort Worth, Texas, with the other local Bankruptcy Judge presiding over the...

J. Michael McBride
Texas Rangers Auction

This link is to a blog from a reporter who is on the scene following the events in the Fort Worth Courtroom and posting information often by the minute. http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports/Live-Blog-Rangers-Auction-99939404.html That author, NBCDFW...