Eastern District

Barbour-Freeman, In re

Ruling: 
Court ordered attorney to disgorge fees as it exceeded the reasonable value of the services he provided. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 10,2018, LexisNexis #1018-093

Rakay, In re--Roettger v. Rakay

Ruling: 
Court found that a portion of an award was nondischargeable due to the preclusive effect of the arbitrator's findings regarding the fraudulent conveyance of two vehicles. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 14,2018, LexisNexis #1018-099

Harold, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's 2008 federal income taxes were nondischargeable as debtor had no evidence of a postmark or mail receipts that met the exceptions to the physical delivery rule. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 21,2018, LexisNexis #1018-041

Wagner, In re

Ruling: 
Court denied the request of attorney fees and costs of the chapter 13 trustee as he was not eligible under § 362(k) to recover damages for contempt. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 30,2018, LexisNexis #1018-038

Kessler, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's motion to reopen his case denied as he offered no reason for his failure to timely file a financial management course certificate more than five years ago. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 18,2018, LexisNexis #0818-112

Cooper, In re

Ruling: 
Attorney was entitled to payment of his administrative expense claim after dismissal ofdebtors' case. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 28,2018, LexisNexis #0818-003

Good, In re

Ruling: 
Application for payment granted as it was reasonably calculated to provide a benefit to the debtor at the time the services were rendered and the work that was done could still prove to have value going forward. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 15,2018, LexisNexis #0818-033

Cooper, In re

Ruling: 
Attorney was entitled to payment of his administrative expense claim after dismissal ofdebtors' case. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 28,2018, LexisNexis #0818-003

Dearborn Bancorp, Inc., In re--Dery v. Karafa

Ruling: 
Trustee allowed to avoid pre-petition transfers debtor made to defendants as defendantsfailed to show that any of their services provided "new value" to the debtor. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on April 20,2018, LexisNexis #0718-076

Quinn, In re

Ruling: 
Debtor's chapter 13 plan could not be confirmed as it unfairly discriminated against unsecured creditors who received nothing under the plan. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 05,2018, LexisNexis #0718-059

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