looking" approach could be used in calculating "projected disposable
income" (PDI) under 11 U.S.C.S. § 1325(b)(1)(B) as courts had discretion
to account for known or virtually certain changes in a debtor's income. Use of
Chapter 13 debtor's...
In this Emerging Issues Analysis, Professor Klee comments on the Court's ruling in Hamilton v. Lanning. Even when a statute contains a detailed and precise definition of a term or concept, the Court will construe the statute pragmatically to preserve judicial discretion to depart from the definition...
I am attending the National Conference of Bankruptcy
Judges meeting in New Orleans this week. Here are some highlights.
Lawrence P. King Award
The Commercial Law League of America presented the Lawrence P. King Award to
Judge Burton Lifland from the Southern District of New York. In his acceptance...