District Authority to Opt Out of the “National” Chapter 13 Plan: Does Your Local Plan Improperly Restrict Plan Provisions?

By Lawrence R. Ahern III, Brown & Ahern (Nashville, TN)

The Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure were amended last year in ways that significantly affected Chapter 13 Trustees and practitioners in many ways. In a series of articles, Beverly Burden and Larry Ahern explained many of these changes. Below, Mr. Ahern follows that series with an issue that tests the interplay of the national rules with local practice, rules . . .

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