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The Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan offers a database of opinions for the years 1999 to present, listed by year and judge. For a more detailed search, enter the keyword or case number in the search box above.

Judge James W. Boyd

Opinion Regarding Cross Motions for Summary Judgment

Chief Judge Scott W. Dales

11 USC 522(g)

11 USC §349(b); In re Gonzalez, 578 BR 627 (Bankr. W.D. Mich. 2017)

11 USC § 503(b)(1); allowance of administrative expenses

Chapter 13 plan; discharged debt; 11 USC §502(j); FRCP 60(b); 11 USC §524

Judge John T. Gregg

Opinion Regarding Motion for Relief from Automatic Stay

Opinion Regarding Motion to Dismiss Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 1307(c)

Judge JoAnn C. Stevenson

United States Bankruptcy Court For The Western District Of Michigan In re: Richard G. Lacasse, Case No. Afterwards, this Court discovered that LaCasse had decided to appeal the Michigan Court of Appeals decision to the Michigan Supreme Court. Once this determination is made, the State Court shall advise the Bankruptcy Court so that the Bankruptcy Court can enter the appropriate order.

Opinion In June of 1989, Ronald E. Reblin (Reblin or Debtor) and Bernard Schueren formed a partnership known as Rapid River Estates. On October 3, 1997, the Trustee filed an adversary proceeding against Sure Financial alleging unlawful transfers by Reblin under the Michigan Uniform Partnership Act, the Michigan Uniform Fraudulent Conveyances Act, 11 U.S.C. 544 and 11 U.S.C. 549. The Court grants the Trustee s Cross Motion for Summary Judgment as to Counts I and Iv and in so doing also ...

This figure included a $15,001.00 secured claim, a $37,707.42 priority claim and a $16.00 unsecured claim. 2 On May 29, 1998, the Chapter 13 Trustee filed a Motion and Order to Allow Claims which specifically listed the late filed claim of the Irs. The Irs contends that its claim, although filed late should be allowed under the Order to Allow Claims filed by the Trustee.