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Jensen v. Cannon, 2020 UT App 124 (Aug. 27, 2020)

More than a decade after the divorce decree was entered, the wife filed this separate action seeking relief from the decree on the basis the husband had failed to disclose certain assets during the divorce proceeding.  In affirming the district…

Luna v. Luna, 2020 UT 63 (Aug. 20, 2020)

The underlying case involved a car wreck after which the plaintiff sued the driver of his vehicle and the car that hit him.  The other driver settled, and the district court granted summary judgment for the driver because the plaintiff…

In re Stewart, 970 F.3d 1255 (10th Cir. Aug. 14, 2020)

Counsel received $348,404.41 for representing debtors in a bankruptcy, but then failed to disclose his fee arrangement as required by statute and rule.  Reversing the bankruptcy court’s $25,000 sanction, the Tenth Circuit held that the presumptive sanction for failure to…