Skip to Main Content
Thought Leadership

ABI Journal: Defining "Individual" in Section 362(k)

A Creditor's Standing to Seek Damages and Fees for a Willful Violation of the Automatic Stay

September 2018
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal

Jameson Watts and Lynn Butler explore creditors' standing and ability to utilize 11 U.S.C. § 362(k) to seek actual damages, fees, and expenses for the debtor’s (or any other party’s) willful violation of the automatic stay.


Jameson J. Watts