Category Archives: LLC Cases 2015

May 2016 – Issue 67

In re White-Robinson

777 F.3d 792 (5th Cir. 2015)

The court of appeals upheld the bankruptcy court’s contempt order against an individual lawyer.  The bankruptcy court had sanctioned the individual lawyer and her firm, a professional limited liability company, for bringing a frivolous and procedurally deficient motion.  When the lawyer and her firm did not pay the ordered sanctions, the court held the lawyer and her firm in civil contempt. Continue reading