Q: Entered into a doomsday with mortgage company, they claim they didn't get payments. Judge granted relief from stay with
No 14 day appeal period staying the order. Can I still appeal?
Yes. The U.S. Supreme Court held in a 2019 case, Ritzen Group v. Jackson Masonry, that a bankruptcy court's unreserved decison on a motion for relief from stay is a final and immediatiely appealable order.
The appellate court will review the decision to lift an automatic stay for an abuse of discretion. In re Boomgarden, 780 F.2d at 660; Holtkamp v. Littlefield, 669 F.2d 505, 507 (7th Cir. 1982).
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