Stay It Isn’t So! Is the Automatic Stay Eroding in the Tenth Circuit?

By Karin N. Amyx, Staff Attorney to the Trustee Carl Davis (Wichita, KS)

The automatic stay is perhaps the most well-known aspect of the Bankruptcy Code. Frankly, it’s the reason most debtors file bankruptcy – to make everything stop and get some breathing room. Of course, exceptions exist to the breadth of the stay1, but historically it prohibits post-petition conduct to exercise control over estate property.2

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