The Post-Discharge Injunction: A Cautionary Lesson for Litigators

Arizona Attorney Magazine
Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights

Kortney Otten_The Post-Discharge Injunction

“The jury returns.  You are elated when a multimillion-dollar verdict is announced in favor of your client.  Your joy, however, is tempered by the knowledge that the defendants may file bankruptcy.  The next week, you receive the call you feared.  It’s the defendant’s new “bankruptcy counsel.”  But then the surprise: They inform you that the litigation against the defendants violated the post-discharge injunction, and that your hard-won verdict is void.”

Read more of Kortney Otten’s published work regarding the post-discharge injunction on page 34 of the February 2022 edition of the Arizona Attorney magazine.