In re Marino

Ruling: 
Case filed to preclude arbitration and avoid legal fees related to equitable distribution proceeding dismissed for bad faith.
Procedural posture: 
The creditor, a law firm that represented a debtor in a highly contentious marital and equitable distribution proceeding, filed a motion to dismiss the debtor's chapter 7 petition under 11 U.S.C.S. § 707(a), alleging that the petition was not filed in good faith.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 20,2008, LexisNexis #0708-011