Mealey's Bankruptcy - Chapter 13 Debtor's Settlement Award Is Property Of The Estate, 11th Circuit Rules

Mealey's Bankruptcy - Chapter 13 Debtor's Settlement Award Is Property Of The Estate, 11th Circuit Rules

ATLANTA - A panel of the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 2 ruled that proceeds that a Chapter 13 debtor received after he settled a wrongful foreclosure action against his mortgage company were property of the bankruptcy estate (George Crouser v. BAC Home Loans Servicing LP [In Re: George Crouser], No.13-14304, Chapter 13, 11th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 10144).

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