Bar News - June 8, 2007
NH Bankruptcy Court Opinion Summaries
Note: The full text of the opinion below will be available on the Bankruptcy Courtís web site at www.nhb.uscourts.gov.
Notinger v. Brown (In re Brown), 2007 BNH 021, issued May 18, 2007 (Deasy, J.) (unpublished) (denying the debtor a discharge under 11 U.S.C. ß 727(a)(3) and (a)(7) because, without justification, the debtor failed to maintain records for himself and for a corporate insider from which their financial condition or business transactions might be ascertained).
Comtois v. MAK Investments, LLC (In re Comtois), 2007 BNH 022, issued May 18, 2007 (Deasy, J.) (unpublished) (finding that the defendantís violations of NH RSA 358-K, NH RSA 399-B and itís failure to accurately disclose to the debtors the nature of the form of the security for a prepetition loan were all violations of the New Hampshire Consumer Protection Act, NH RSA 358-A, and awarding statutory damages).