Cases That Caught My Eye

By John Gustafson, Chapter 13 Trustee for the Northern District of Ohio, Western Division

More cases have caught my eye for Cases That Caught My Eye!  It’s getting too cold for the beach, so feel free to print this out as bathroom reading.

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In Leitch, the Eight Circuit BAP held that Health Savings Accounts (“HSAs”) are not exempt under the Bankruptcy Code’s federal exemptions.  See, Leitch v. Christians (In re Leitch), 494 B.R. 918 (8th Cir. BAP 2013).  And, it appears they are not exempt under the laws of most states . . .

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