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action adjudication affirmed alleged allowed amount answer appellant applied appointed assets assignment attachment authority B. R. Digest bank bankrupt Bankruptcy Act bill bond cause charge Circuit claim claimant Collier Company condition consideration contract corporation counsel creditors debt decree deed defendant delivered denied determined directed discharge District Court effect entered entitled equity error evidence exceptions execution facts filed finding follows fund further given ground held insolvent interest issued Judge judgment jurisdiction lease lien March matter mortgage motion notice objection obtained opinion paid parties payment person petition petitioner plaintiff possession preference present prior proceedings proceeds purchase question reason receiver record recover referee respondent rule sold statement statute sufficient suit taken testimony tion transfer trial trustee in bankruptcy United
Page 398 - The trustee may avoid any transfer by the bankrupt of his property which any creditor of such bankrupt might have avoided, and may recover the property so transferred, or its value, from the person to whom it was transferred, unless he was a bona fide holder for value prior to the date of the adjudication.
Page 994 - Suits by the trustee shall only be brought or prosecuted in the courts where the bankrupt, whose estate is being administered by such trustee, might have brought or prosecuted them if proceedings in bankruptcy had not been instituted, unless by consent of the proposed defendant, except suits for the recovery of property under section sixty, sub-division b, and section sixty-seven, subdivision e.
Page 994 - ... cause the estates of bankrupts to be collected, reduced to money and distributed, and determine controversies in relation thereto, except as herein otherwise provided...
Page 457 - ... debts owing to any person who by the laws of the States or the United States is entitled to priority.
Page 512 - ... net income for such taxable year is computed upon the basis of a period different from that upon the basis of which the net income of the partnership is computed, then his distributive share of the net income of the partnership for any accounting period of the partnership ending within the fiscal or calendar year upon the basis of which the partner's net income is computed.
Page 955 - ... or by any of the parties is ground for granting a new trial or for setting aside a verdict or for vacating, modifying or otherwise disturbing a judgment or order, unless refusal to take such action appears to the court inconsistent with substantial justice. The court at every stage of the proceeding must disregard any error or defect in the proceeding which does not affect the substantial rights of the parties.
Page 48 - And for the purpose of such recovery any court of bankruptcy, as hereinbefore defined, and any State court which would have had jurisdiction if bankruptcy had not intervened, shall have concurrent jurisdiction.
Page 559 - A suit which is founded upon a claim from which a discharge would be a release, and which is pending against a person at the time of the filing of a petition against him, shall be stayed until after an adjudication or the dismissal of the petition...
Page 87 - The court shall order the trustee to pay all taxes legally due and owing by the bankrupt to the United States, State, county, district, or municipality in advance of the payment of dividends to creditors...
Page 336 - A discharge in bankruptcy shall release a bankrupt from all of his provable debts, except such as (1) are due as a tax levied by the United States, the State, county, district, or municipality in which he resides; (2) are liabilities for obtaining property by false pretenses or false representations, or for willful and malicious injuries to the person or property of another...