“Spring-loaded gun”

September 4, 2013

  • 51 Bankruptcy
  • 51IV Effect of Bankruptcy Relief; Injunction and Stay
  • 51IV(D) Enforcement of Injunction or Stay
  • 51k2461 k. In General.

51 BankruptcyAutomatic stay is not designed to be used as a kind of spring-loaded gun against creditors who wander into traps baited by debtor.
In re Baetz, 493 B.R. 228 (Bankr. D. Colo. 2013)
Suggested by Barbara A. Bozonie, Principal Attorney Editor; Thomson Reuters; Eagan, MN