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By The Honorable William Houston Brown (Retired)

Confirmation Effect: Creditor bound by plan modifying mortgage. The confirmed and modified, now completed, plan contained language modifying the home mortgage, a provision impermissible under § 1322(b)(2); nevertheless, the creditor withdrew its objection to the plan, and the creditor was bound by the confirmed plan’s terms. The plan provided for full payment of the mortgage, in a specified amount, over the life of the plan, and the debtor expected plan completion to satisfy the mortgage in full. The claim was “provided for in . . .

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