Case Conclusion Date: July 10, 2007
Practice Area: Bankruptcy / Chapter 7
Outcome: The 8th Circuit reversed the Panel and held in my favor.
Description: As trustee, I objected to debtors' attempts to exempt 100% of all tax refunds, whatever the amount, as unauthorized by Missouri exemption statutes. The Bankruptcy Court ruled in my favor; the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel reversed; and the case went to the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals.