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Panther Petroleum, LLC v. Couch (In re Couch)

(6th Cir. B.A.P. Feb. 2, 2017)

The Sixth Circuit B.A.P. affirms the bankruptcy court’s judgment in favor of the plaintiffs in the nondischargeability action. Collateral estoppel prevented the debtor from defending against the claim that the debt arose from fraud and a willful and malicious injury. 69 more words


Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Ltd. et al. (Petitioner) v. Monosol Rx, LLC (Patent Owner)

IPR2016-01111 (U.S. Pat. No. 8,603,514 B2)
Decision Denying Institution of IPR
December 5, 2016

Brief Summary: IPR petition denied because Dr. Reddy’s did not show obviousness by a preponderance of the evidence; no collateral estoppel since issues in two cases were not identical. 454 more words


Nelson v. Taylor (In re Taylor)

(Bankr. E.D. Ky. Nov. 28, 2016)

The bankruptcy court enters summary judgment in favor of the plaintiffs in this 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(6) nondischargeability action. The plaintiffs had obtained a state court default judgment against the debtor for damages caused to them when the debtor drove to their home and shot one of the plaintiffs and injured the other plaintiff with flying debris. 54 more words

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Cardpool, Inc. v. Plastic Jungle, Inc., NKA Cardflo, Inc.

Docket No. 2014-1562

April 5, 2016

Brief Summary: DC decision denying of a joint motion (with Plastic Jungle) to vacate the DC “judgment of patent invalidity insofar as the judgment[] was with prejudice” affirmed. 307 more words


Leonard v. RDLG, LLC (In re Leonard)

(6th Cir. Mar. 28, 2016)

The Sixth Circuit affirms the order granting summary judgment to the creditor, finding a debt nondischargeable under 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(2)(A). 82 more words


Shaw Industries Group, Inc. v. Automated Creel Systems, Inc.

Docket Nos. 2015-1116, -1119

IPR2013-00132, IPR2013-00584
March 23, 2016

Brief Summary: Board decision that certain grounds in petition for IPR were redundant found to be within its authority and without effect on estoppel. 501 more words


Irvin v. Faller (In re Faller)

Irvin v. Faller (In re Faller)

(Bankr. W.D. Ky. Mar. 17, 2016)

In this nondischargeability action, the bankruptcy court denies the plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment as to the 11 U.S.C. 154 more words