Bar News - July 20, 2016
US Bankruptcy Court Opinion Summary
Note: The full text of the opinions below will be available on the Bankruptcy Courtís website.
Cornell v. Envoy Mortgage, Ltd. (In re Hosch), 2016 BNH 008, issued June 28, 2016 (Harwood, J.) (for publication) (concluding that the common law presumption against merger of title prevented the defendantís mortgage from being extinguished upon defendantís recording of the foreclosure deed where the deed was filed outside the statutory safe harbor under NH RSA ß 479:26 and the Chapter 7 trustee had recorded an intervening notice of hypothetical judgment lien creditor rights under 11 U.S.C. ß 544(a)).