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Building Code is a Land Use Regulation for Purposes of RLUIPA

The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee held that a local church may proceed with most of its claims under the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA).  In Layman Lessons Church v. Metropolitan Government of … Continue reading

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EBA Publishes Handbook on Valuation for Purposes of Resolution under BRRD

  On February 22, the European Banking Authority (“EBA“) published its handbook on valuation for purposes of resolution under the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (2014/59/EU) (“BRRD“). The handbook is addressed to EU resolution authorities and is intended to be … Continue reading

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How do you value a Chapter 13 debtor’s business for purposes of the best interests of creditors test?

In a recent Michigan bankruptcy court decision, the court used the “going concern forced sale value” to value Chapter 13 debtor’s business for purpose of best interests of creditors test in Code § 1325(a)(4). The court was faced with determining … Continue reading

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False claims of "original" status don't support public interest in disseminating art for anti-SLAPP purposes

Coker v. Sassone, — P.3d —-, 2019 WL 117467, 135 Nev. Adv. Op. 2, No. 73863 (Jan. 3, 2019)In the course of interpreting the Nevada anti-SLAPP law, the Nevada Supreme Court says some things about the relationship between counterfeits that … Continue reading

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Claim accrual for SOL purposes in a credit card collection case: Date of last payment?

Matkin v. American Express Centurion Bank, No. 05-17-01438-CV (Tex.App. – Dallas, Nov. 7, 2018, no pet.) (sent to publisher 1/3/2019) (holding that the accrual date of the bank's claim is the date of the cardholder's last payment, not the dates … Continue reading

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