Moser v. Najafi (In re Goushey)

Ruling: 
Transferee who received undisclosed settlement check from debtor's lawyer, delivered by debtor, was an initial transferee and transfer could be avoided.
Procedural posture: 
Trustee brought an adversary proceeding against defendant transferee of funds from a bankruptcy debtor to satisfy a debt of the debtor's former spouse, seeking to recover the funds as an unauthorized postpetition transfer of estate property from the debtor's undisclosed settlement of a lawsuit. The trustee and the transferee cross-moved for summary judgment.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 17,2011, LexisNexis #0811-028