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03/07/2016 In re: Armen Sanamyan - Order granting in part and denying in part application of chapter 7 trustee to employ SulmeyerKupetz, a professional corporation, as general bankruptcy counsel Honorable Robert Kwan
03/07/2016 In re: Ruby Siddiqui - Order granting motion of David Brian Lally and Law Office of David Brian Lally to withdraw as defendant Ruby Siddiqui's attorney of record Honorable Robert Kwan
03/07/2016 In re: Darren D. Pynn - Memorandum Decision [FOR PUBLICATION] Honorable Thomas B. Donovan
03/04/2016 In John Chun Suh - Order Granting Debtor's Motion to Reopen Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case for Violation of Discharge Order and for Sanctions Honorable Robert Kwan
03/01/2016 In re: Randall William Blanchard - Order and Memorandum Decision Denying Application for Administrative Claim Honorable Scott C. Clarkson
03/01/2016 In re: Paravaneh Obedian - Memorandum decision on debtor's motion to avoid lien of California Department of Health Care Services Honorable Robert Kwan
02/24/2016 In re: L Scott Apparel Inc. - Order striking defendant's answer and entering default against defendant Honorable Robert Kwan
02/19/2016 In re: R & J Limited Partnership - Memorandum Decision Sanctioning (1) Andres O. Pacheco and (2) Manuel Luna for Their Respective Roles in "Hijacking" Bankruptcy Case Honorable Neil W. Bason
02/18/2016 In re: Chunchai Yu - Order and Memorandum Decision Granting Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment [FOR PUBLICATION] Honorable Scott C. Clarkson
02/12/2016 In Re: Jorge Armando Ricon Torres - Order Denying Trustee’s Motion For Default Judgment, Vacating Hearing On Motion And Continuing Status Conference Honorable Robert Kwan
02/10/2016 In re: Kenneth Dymmel and Ruth Dymmel - Order granting debtors' motion for disallowance of creditor Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.'s claim no. 8 Honorable Robert Kwan
02/10/2016 In re: Kenneth Dymmel and Ruth Dymmel - Order granting debtors' motion for disallowance of creditor Bank of America, N.A.'s claim no. 10 Honorable Robert Kwan
02/09/2016 In re Forbco: Order on Stipulation Regarding Procedures to Govern the Sale of the Debtors’ Restaurants Honorable Robert Kwan
02/05/2016 In re: Angel R. Robinson-Maldonado - Order Denying Defendant's Motion to Dismiss, Vacating Hearing on Motion to Dismiss and Status Conference, and Resetting Status Conference Honorable Robert Kwan
02/05/2016 In re: North American Health Care, Inc., - Memorandum Decision and Order on Debtors' Tort Claim Resolution Proposal [FOR PUBLICATION] Honorable Mark S. Wallace
02/04/2016 In re: Guillermo Salas Frias and Josefina Salas - Order denying request of chapter 7 trustee for approval of proposed sale procedures in motion to approve assignment agreement between trustee and debtors for trustee's conveyance of the estate's interest.. Honorable Robert Kwan
02/03/2016 In Re: Karineh Elmira Assatourian - Order Approving Stipulation To Approve Fee Pursuant To Rights And Responsibilities Due To Dismissal Of Case Honorable Neil W. Bason
02/03/2016 In re: La Sean Haney - Order Granting in part, Denying in part Motion To Extend Time to File Case Opening Documents. - DEADLINE FOR DEBTOR TO FILE CASE OPENING DOCUMENTS IS EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 16, 2016 Honorable Robert Kwan
02/01/2016 In re: Art and Architecture Books of the 21st Century - Order granting AERC's motion for authority to deposit cashier's check in escrow Honorable Robert Kwan
01/29/2016 In re: Shapphire Resources, LLC - Order setting post-judgment status conference to address procedure for enforcing judgment for turnover of real property and for declaratory relief. Honorable Robert Kwan
01/29/2016 In re: Jackie Brand Jr and Marla Robin Brand - Memorandum of Decision Dismissing Adversary Proceeding with Prejudice as to Deceased Defendant Jackie Brand, Jr. Honorable Scott C. Clarkson
01/28/2016 In Re: James Ellis Arden - Order Denying Motion For Order To Show Cause Why Debtor’s Attorney Should Not Be Sanctioned And/Or Disciplined Honorable Victoria S. Kaufman
01/28/2016 In re: Xinzhong Bao - Order Conditionally Approving Application By Chapter 7 Trustee To Employ General Bankruptcy Counsel [11 U.S.C. § 327(A), Fed. R. Bank. P. 2014 And Loc. Bankr. R. 2014-1(B)(2) And 9013-1(O)] Honorable Robert Kwan
01/25/2016 In re: Chul Hyun Gong - Order denying chapter 7 trustee's motion to: (1) Approve sale of real property free and clear of liens, claims and interests; and (2) Find that the buyer is a good faith purchaser within the meaning of 11 U.S.C. section 363(M).... Honorable Robert Kwan
01/25/2016 In re: Shapphire Resources, LLC - Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law After Trial Honorable Robert Kwan
01/25/2016 In re: Susan J. Mulley - Order continuing hearings on cross-motions for summary judgment, defendant's motion for summary judgment and status conference set for January 26, 2016 and resetting briefing and hearing schedule - CONTINUED.... Honorable Robert Kwan
01/22/2016 In re: Randall William Blanchard - Order Dimissing Adversary Proceeding Honorable Scott C. Clarkson
01/22/2016 In Re: Roberto Antonio Escobar - Memorandum Of Decision Re Sanctions Against L. Walker Van Antwerp Iii Pursuant To Local Bankruptcy Rules 9013-1(F) And 1001-1(F) Honorable Martin R. Barash
01/20/2016 In re: Peter James Eichler, Jr. - Order denying defendant's motion to strike and dismiss Aletheia related claims, and motion to strike and dismiss inappropriate use of Eichler Consent Honorable Robert Kwan
01/20/2016 In re: Peter James Eichler, Jr. - Order on trustee's motion for partial summary judgment, denying partial summary judgment and granting relief in part by treating certain facts as established pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 7056..... Honorable Robert Kwan
01/15/2016 In re: Arthur Aldrich - Order conditionally granting debtor's request to vacate dismissal Honorable Robert Kwan
01/14/2016 In re: Vogue Beauty Studio, Inc. - Order denying "motion in individual chapter 11 case for order authorizing debtor in possession to employ general bankruptcy counsel [11 U.S.C. section 327(A), LBR 2014-1]; and to file interim fee application using.... Honorable Robert Kwan
01/12/2016 In re: Kevan Harry Gilman - Memorandum Decision Honorable Victoria S. Kaufman
01/08/2016 In re: Ruby Siddiqui, M.D. - Order On Plaintiff’s Motion To Strike Defendant’s Answer And Enter Default Against Defendant, Or In The Alternative, To Exclude Defendant’s Undisclosed Exhibits And Witnesses, Vacating Hearing, Denying Motion Without Honorable Robert Kwan
01/08/2016 In Re: Narito Biano - Order On Debtor’s Motion For Issuance Of Order To Show Cause Re Contempt And On Motion For Contempt For Violation Of Discharge Injunction Honorable Robert Kwan
01/08/2016 In re: Henry Hobdy - Order granting motion to vacate dismissal styled as a "motion to reopen case" and vacating dismissal of case Honorable Robert Kwan
01/08/2016 In re: Sasha Lashe Ramsey - Order Granting in part, Denying in part Plaintiff's Motion for Default Judgment Honorable Robert Kwan
01/04/2016 In re: Barbara Wolford - Order Granting In Part And Denying In Part Motion To Remand Case To Superior Court Of California For The County Of Los Angeles County And For Related Relief Honorable Robert Kwan
12/28/2015 In re: Jeffrey L. Hayen - Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law AfterTrial Honorable Maureen A. Tighe
12/18/2015 In re: EcoSmart, Inc. - Memorandum of decision and further order on debtor's motion for an order authorizing the debtor to pay pre-petition wages, employee deductions, and related relief Honorable Robert Kwan
12/14/2015 In re: Charles L. Willett - Memoradum Decision Honorable Peter H. Carroll
12/11/2015 In re: Martha Flores - Order Denying Without Prejudice Chapter 7 Trustee’s Application To Employ And Compensate Lea Accountancy, LLP as Accountant Honorable Robert Kwan
12/08/2015 In re: Farshid David Binesh Mojgan Yousefi - Memorandum Decision Honorable Mark S. Wallace
12/04/2015 In re: Michael Joseph Kilroy - Memorandum decision and order denying application of state court receiver Robert C. Warren III to employ EPPS & Coulson, LLP, as custodian's legal counsel nunc pro tunc from the filing of the bankruptcy petition Honorable Robert Kwan
12/01/2015 Memorandum Decision and Order Granting in Part and Denying in Part Plaintiff’s Motion to Amend Complaint, Vacating November 18, 2015 and December 8, 2015 Hearings and Setting Further Status Conference Honorable Robert Kwan
12/01/2015 Judgment in Favor of Defendant Barron Gardner Honorable Ernest M. Robles
11/23/2015 Inre: Lazara Idalis Diaz - Memorialization of tentative ruling that one co-obligor cannot modify the rights of a lienholder as against the other obligor Honorable Neil W. Bason
11/16/2015 In Re: Ecosmart, Inc., - Supplemental Order On Debtor’s Motion For Order To Pay Pre- Petition Wages, Employee Deductions And Related Relief Honorable Robert Kwan
11/15/2015 In re: Avram Moshe Perry - Memorandum Of Decision Granting Motion For Summary Judgment As To Chase Auto Finance (Dkt. 293) Honorable Geraldine Mund
11/10/2015 In Re: American Spectrum Realty, Inc., - Order And Memorandum Decision: (1) Granting Motion For Relief From Stay Under § 362(D)(1); (2) Denying Motion To Enforce The Automatic Stay, For Order Requiring Accounting Of Funds Held In Segregated Account,.... Honorable Scott C. Clarkson