Callaway v. Energy Mizer Corp. (In re Hams Rests. Inc.)

Ruling: 
Good faith allegation of amount of alleged preferential transfers was determinative in hearing on motion for change of venue for failure to meet threshold amount.
Procedural posture: 
Chapter 7 trustee filed an adversary proceeding against defendant corporation to avoid and recover preferences or fraudulent transfers. Defendant filed a motion to transfer venue on the ground that based on its affirmative defenses, any debt recoverable in this action would be less than the threshold amount of $11,725 required under 28 U.S.C.S. § 1409(b).
Issue: 
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on October 07,2011, LexisNexis #0112-067