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Supreme Court's Ruling Makes Bankruptcy Case Fees Harder to Collect - Commercial & Bankruptcy Law News

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Posted on: Jun 29, 2015

The Supreme Court's ruling in Baker Botts v. Asarco will make it harder for law firms to collect certain types of fees in bankruptcy cases. The Court ruled 6-3 that Section 330 of the Bankruptcy Code does not permit a bankruptcy court to award attorney's fees for work performed in defending a fee application in court. Read more here.

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