The Debtor’s Right to Dismiss Under § 1307(b) after Marrama (Can We Play Dismissal-rama? Absolutely Not!)

(Can We Play Dismissal-rama? Absolutely Not!)

A Collaborative Effort By John Gustafson and Michaela White.

John was appointed Standing Chapter 13 Trustee for the Northern District of Ohio, Western Division on October 1, 2007. Prof. White is Editor and Advisor to the NACTT Academy and has taught at Creighton University School of Law since 1990.

In Jacobsen v. Moser (In re Jacobsen), 609 F.3d 647 (5th Cir. 2010), the Fifth Circuit joined an increasing number of courts in holding Marrama v. Citizens Bank, 549 U.S. 365 . . .

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