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Pleading Conversion of Money

Conversion is an unauthorized act which deprives a person of his property permanently or for an indefinite time. In re Thebus, 108 Ill.2d 255, 259 (1985). Accordingly, to prove conversion, the plaintiff must prove the following elements by preponderance of the...

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Section 546(a)(1)(B) – Appointment of an Interim Trustee

Section 546(a) of the Bankruptcy Code sets a two-year time limit for the commencement of avoidance actions on behalf of the bankruptcy estate.  This provision was amended in 1994 to provide an additional year for such actions running from the date of the appointment...

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