Bankruptcy Survey



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Texas Tech Law Review


This Survey Article reviews eleven selected bankruptcy opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit decided between July 1, 2010, and June 30, 2011.



Equitable mootness, Equitable mootness barring courts from awarding § 507(B) administrative priority, In re Scopac, Trustee tax liability, Bankruptcy trustees face personal liability for failing to remit state sales taxes, In re Texas Pig Stands, Conflicts between plan and confirmation order, In re Davis Offshore, Bankruptcy discrimination, Burnett v. Stewart Title, Inc., Federal exemptions when law of former state required opt-out of state exemptions for residents, In re Camp, Fiduciary capacity for purposes of 11 U.S.C. § 522(A)(3), In re Harwood, Tax debts owed pre-petition, Chapter 13 plan, In re Pierrotti, Tax claims held by private parties, Taxes ease funding, Feasibility analysis, Feasibility requirement under 11 U.S.C. 1129(A)(10), Save Our Springs (SOS) Alliance


Basil A. Umari and Blake H. Bailey, Bankruptcy Survey, 44 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 539 (2011-2012)