From the Editor – Property of Estate and Exemptions

By The Honorable William Houston Brown (Retired)

Debtor’s right of redemption of property sold at tax sale was property of estate. Denying tax sale purchaser’s motion for stay relief to pursue quiet title action, under Alabama law the Chapter 13 debtor had maintained continuous possession of the property and had an indefinite redemption opportunity that became property of the estate. In re Ferrouillat, 558 B.R. 938 (Bankr. S.D. Ala. 2016).

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The Honorable William Houston Brown retired in 2006 as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Western . . .

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