Real Property or Personal Property? Treatment of Manufactured Homes as Collateral
ABA Section of Litigation
Bankruptcy & Insolvency and Real Estate,
Condemnation & Trust Litigation Committees
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
11:00 AM-12:00 PM PT | 12:00-1:00 PM MT |
1:00-2:00 PM CT | 2:00-3:00 PM ET
Many Americans live in manufactured homes, and many are in significant financial distress due to the economic impact of COVID-19. The number of Chapter 13 filings will probably be increasing soon if they are not already. This roundtable will look at how the bankruptcy courts address bifurcation issues under 11 U.S.C. § 1322(b)(2) if the manufactured home is the debtor's primary residence.
Chief Judge Anita L. Shodeen, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, S.D. Iowa
Judge Paul W. Bonapfel, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, N.D. Georgia
Steven Klesner, Esq., Johnson, Stannard, Klesner, Burbridge & Fitzgerald, P.L.C.
Siobhan Briley, Esq., Pugh Hagan Prahm PLC