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Condon Oil Co. v. Wood (In re Wood)

Ruling: 
Creditor entitled to award of one-third of requested attorneys' fees where it prevailed on one out of three dischargeability challenges.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 21,2014, LexisNexis #0314-104

Johnson v. Weihart (In re Weihart)

In an adversary proceeding relating to bankruptcy, plaintiffs contested the bill of costs filed by prevailing party defendant debtor.
Ruling: 
Bill of costs for debtor's expert in adversary proceeding in which debtor prevailed allowed in limited amount.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 31,2013, LexisNexis #0713-035

Lebbos v. Schuette (In re Lebbos)

Appellant debtor sought review of an order of the bankruptcy court, which awarded appellee creditor attorneys' fees and costs as the prevailing party in conjunction with the entry of default judgment against the debtor and the costs incurred in making the motion for the entry of default judgment.
Ruling: 
Attorneys' fees properly awarded in connection with default judgment against debtor for failure to produce documents.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on March 23,2009, LexisNexis #0509-057

Miller v. Martin (In re Gross)

In an earlier proceeding the court entered judgment in favor of plaintiff trustee against defendant transferee, in the amount of $13,806, plus interest, and avoiding a mortgage to the transferee on the grounds that the transactions were preferential, pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 547. The trustee filed a motion for interest, and to amend the judgment to include costs and prejudgment interest from the date of demand of disgorgement.
Ruling: 
Trustee awarded costs on avoidance of portion of prepetition transfer declared preferential.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 02,2008, LexisNexis #0208-105