Bevelle v. Jefferson County
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Aug 25, 2006
Condemnation action was excepted from the automatic stay, and the debtor was not entitled to a temporary restraining order to keep the county from continuing with the condemnation.
The county commenced a condemnation action in a state court after the debtor's bankruptcy proceedings had commenced. The debtor contended that the condemnation action was subject to the automatic stay imposed pursuant to 11 U.S.C.S. § 362(a).
Knudson v. Wachovia Bank, N.A.
Oct 04, 2007
State law tort claims were preempted by the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Consumer sued defendant bank alleging claims for defamation, invasion of privacy, violation of a Consumer Protection Act, negligence, and for a violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.