In re Peet, No.15-2040 (8th Cir.)

Posted by NCBRC - January 14, 2016

Type: Amicus
Date: September 23, 2015
Description: Whether chapter 7 debtors’ filing of Bankruptcy automatically severed joint tenancy in which the debtors owned property with the debtor wife’s parents, so that, when both parents died post-petition, debtors became sole owners and interest in property became property of the estate.
Result: Affirmed April 27, 2016.

Peet 8th Cir. opinion April 2016

Peet NACBA Amicus 8th Cir