Two Supreme Court Decisions with Effects on Bankruptcy Practice

By William Houston Brown, Adviser, Academy for Consumer Bankruptcy Education, Inc. and Lawrence R. Ahern, III, Brown and Ahern (Nashville, TN)

In two February opinions, the Supreme Court addressed issues that appear in bankruptcy cases, one dealing with a common practice of entering nunc pro tunc orders and the other affecting determination of property rights under state law.

In a per curiam decision February 24, 2020, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Juan, Puerto Rico v. Acevedo Feliciano, et al., 2020 WL 871715 (Feb. 24 . . .

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