Eastern District

Cruz, In re

Ruling: 
Chapter 13 plan did not meet the best interest of creditors test as debtors had not shown thatthe plan distributed property a claim that was not less than creditors would receive if thehome were sold in a Chapter 7 liquidation. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 12,2020, LexisNexis #1220-020

Ellison, In re

Ruling: 
Below median debtor's request to modify her confirmed plan was denied as it would relitigatean issue of plan length that was known at confirmation. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 06,2020, LexisNexis #1120-98

Porter, In re

Ruling: 
Debtors could not avoid a creditor's second mortgage on their primary residence as thepetition-date value exceeded the amount owed on the first mortgage. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 23,2020, LexisNexis #1120-020

Woodberry, In re--Shapiro v. Woodberry

Ruling: 
Chapter 7 trustee was entitled to partial summary judgment in order to avoid and recoverfor the estate debtor's transfer of his home to his wife. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 09,2020, LexisNexis #1020-089

Spanabel, In re--Vara v. Spanabel

Ruling: 
Trustee’s amended motion objecting to Chapter 7 debtor's discharge allowed as the facts thatsupported the new claims were logically related to the original claims. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 31,2020, LexisNexis #1020-041

Sanford, In re

Ruling: 
Hardship discharge was warranted where no creditor had objected, and there were no facts inthe record to show that granting of a hardship discharge would otherwise be inequitable,unjust or unwise. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 28,2020, LexisNexis #1020-021

Kirvan, In re--Camp Inn Lodge LLC v. Kirvan

Ruling: 
Debt was nondischargeable on grounds of larceny and willful and malicious injury. (Bankr.E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 19,2020, LexisNexis #0920-087

Woodberry, In re--Shapiro v. Woodberry

Ruling: 
Debtor's motion denied where court could not force the trustee to accept a settlement ondebtor's terms. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 24,2020, LexisNexis #0920-041

Kay Bee Kay Props., LLC, In re

Ruling: 
Attorney’s actions to enforce asserting lien on creditor’s right to payment did not violate theautomatic stay. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on July 27,2020, LexisNexis #0920-029

Fulayter, In re

Ruling: 
Services rendered by the first set of attorneys in the debtor's divorce case were not allowableas not necessary to the administration of the case nor beneficial toward the completion of thecase. (Bankr. E.D. Mich.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 01,2020, LexisNexis #0720-053

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