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Keywords/Topic Date Title Description Judge
Chapter 13     03/11/2005     Manzanares     

Treatment of fully secured creditor outside chapter 13 plan

Judge James Starzynski
Subrogation     03/08/2005     Escala, LLC     

Subrogation, reclassification, equitable subordination, "inequitable conduct"

Judge James Starzynski
Attorneys Fees     02/23/2005     In re Furr's Supermarkets, Inc     

Attorney fees, "benefit to the estate"

Judge James Starzynski
Dismissal, Miscellaneous     02/16/2005     Murray     

Definition of "primarily consumer debt", 707(b)

Judge James Starzynski
Abstention     02/11/2005     Cook v. Garrett Capital     

"Default", motion to stay proceedings pending resolution of abstention, Rule 5011(c)

Judge James Starzynski
Dismissal or Conversion, Summary Judgment     02/09/2005     Roosevelt County Electr. Coop. Inc v. Morgan     

523(a)(6), Conversion, summary judgment

Judge James Starzynski
Exemptions     01/24/2005     Beeson     

42-10-3 NMSA, 522, exemption, liability insurance

Judge James Starzynski
Discharge     01/12/2005     Water Quality Services, Inc. v. Dick     

727, Denial of discharge

Judge James Starzynski
Adversary, Dismissal     12/30/2004     J & B Automotive, Inc. v. Martinez (In re Martinez)     

Motion to dismiss dischargeability complaint.  Rules 4007 and 9006.

Judge James Starzynski
Dismissal     11/05/2004     Carolyn Still Takhar v. Pedro A. Romero (In re Takhar)     

Over opposition of defendant, Court granted plaintiff's motion to dismiss after plan confirmed because court lost jurisdiction over the property.  Section 1141(b).

Judge James Starzynski