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Keywords/Topic Date Title Description Judge
Trustee     02/05/2004     Gary T. Sperling and Diane C. Sperling     

Abandonment of assets

Judge James Starzynski
Default Judgment     01/23/2004     United States Trustee v. Roger W. Cooper Jr. (In re Cooper)     

Waiver of FRCP 12(b)(5) defense

Judge James Starzynski
Chapter 11     01/22/2004     Clark Company, Inc.     

Marshalling of assets

Judge James Starzynski
Appeals     01/08/2004     HomeLoan.com,Inc. v. William Loughborough (In re Loraca International, Inc.)     

Judge Black's Memo Opinion and Order on proposed findings (doc 13) listed above

Judge James Starzynski
Chapter 13, Confirmation     12/31/2003     MJR Enterprises, Ltd.     


Judge James Starzynski
Motion to Sell     12/29/2003     Gallup Auto Sales Inc.     

Sale of judgment in favor of estate to a creditor's attorney individually is acceptable

Judge James Starzynski
Attorneys Fees     10/29/2003     Diana Busetta-Silvia     

Prepetition atty fees through chapter 13 plan; 300 B.R. 543, on reconsideration 308 B.R. 537 (02-17194.76), rev'd, 314 B.R. 218 (10th Cir. BAP 2004)

Judge James Starzynski
Dismissal     10/15/2003     Lin R. Harris and Jerre M. Harris     


Judge James Starzynski
Abstention, Remand     10/14/2003     Desks By Design, Inc., et al. v. Ralph Laranaga III (In re D IV Designs, Inc.)     

Motion to abstain, remand

Judge James Starzynski
Preference, Summary Judgment     10/14/2003     Yvette Gonzales v. Richardson & Richardson, Inc. (In re Furr's Supermarkets, Inc.)     

Preference summary judgment motions

Judge James Starzynski