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 June 1, 2008, and June 30, 2009.



Applicability and construction of 11 U.S.C. §§ 526(a)(4) & 527(b), Hersh v. United States, Punitive damages for egregious conduct, Emotional damages support by specific information, Recoverable attorney's fees under § 362(K), In re Repine, Transportation ownership deduction, In re Tate, Surcharge under 11 U.S.C. § 506(c), In re Skuna River Lumber, LLC, Non-core proceedings in bankruptcy court, In re OCA, Inc., In re Morrison, Trustee powers, Kane v. National Union Fire Insurance Co., Post-confirmation standing, In re United Operating, LLC, In re Enron Corp. Securities, Equitable mootness, In re Hilal, Chapter 13 plan, In re Miller


Basil A. Umari, Bankruptcy Survey, 42 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 589 (2009-2010)