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What does a Proof of Claim regarding an automobile have to show to allow for treatment as a secured claim?

In a recent case before Judge Daniel S. Opperman, Chapter 13 Trustee, Thomas W. McDonald, Jr., objected to the Proof of Claim filed by the Wanigas Credit Union on a “secured” auto loan. Wanigas claimed that its lien was perfected despite the absence of a title stamp. Wanigas argued that because the Debtor had failed…