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U.S. Supreme Court Cites To Collier On Bankruptcy® In Hamilton v. Lanning

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Supreme Court cites to Collier on Bankruptcy in Hamilton v. Lanning . In this Chapter 13 consumer bankruptcy case, Justice Alito cited Collier multiple times regarding the discretion courts have to account for changes in the debtor's income: ". . . Prior to BAPCPA...

U.S. High Court Hears Arguments On Vehicle Ownership Deduction Costs In Bankruptcy

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A debtor who contends that the Bankruptcy Code provides for a deduction of vehicle ownership costs regardless of whether the debtor owns a vehicle and a creditor who objects to that deduction presented their arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 4, with both insisting that the...