Public Notice Re: Reassignment of Bankruptcy Cases and Adversary Proceedings for Judges Ellen Carroll, Robert N. Kwan and Catherine E. Bauer

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During February 2012, pending bankruptcy cases and related adversary proceedings assigned to Judge Ellen Carroll, Judge Robert N. Kwan and Judge Catherine E. Bauer will be reassigned as outlined in the following table. On February 16, 2012, Judge Ellen Carroll will retire. On February 17, 2012, judicial appointee Mark D. Houle will be sworn in as a new Riverside Division bankruptcy judge. Also on or around February 17, 2012, Judge Kwan will relocate to the Los Angeles Division, and Judge Bauer will relocate to the Santa Ana Division.

Cases and Related Adversary Proceedings
Reassigned To
Effective Date
New Judge’s Initials
Courtroom Number
Judge Ellen Carroll’s chapter 7 and 11 LA cases
Judge Kwan
February 17
RK
1675
Judge Kwan’s chapter 7, 11, and 13 Santa Ana Division cases
Judge Bauer
February 17
CB
5D
Judge Bauer’s chapter 7 & 11 Riverside Division cases
Judge Houle
February 21
MH
303
Judge Bauer’s (with Amrane Cohen as trustee) chapter 13 Riverside Division cases
Judge Houle
February 21
MH
303
Judge Bauer’s (with Rod Danielson as trustee) chapter 13 Riverside Division cases
Judge Johnson
February 21
WJ
302

Hearings on Reassigned Matters
Judge Kwan: Judge Kwan will honor hearing dates for chapter 7 and 11 cases and related adversary proceedings that had already been calendared for Judge Ellen Carroll, but will hear these matters in Courtroom 1675. To schedule matters on Judge Kwan’s calendar, please refer to his self-calendaring instructions on the Court’s website (to be posted by February 17, 2012) at www.cacb.uscourts.gov or call (213) 894-3385. Hearings for Judge Kwan must be noticed at 255 E. Temple Street, Courtroom 1675, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

Judge Bauer: Judge Bauer will honor hearing dates for chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases and related adversary proceedings that had already been calendared for Judge Kwan, and will hear these matters in Courtroom 5D. To schedule matters on Judge Bauer’s calendar, please refer to her self-calendaring instructions on the Court’s website (to be posted by February 17, 2012) at www.cacb.uscourts.gov or call (714) 338-5366. Hearings for Judge Bauer must be noticed at 411 West Fourth Street, Courtroom 5D, Santa Ana, CA 92701.

Judge Houle: Judge Houle will honor hearing dates for chapter 7, and 11 cases and related adversary proceedings that had already been calendared for Judge Bauer, and will hear these matters in courtroom 303. To schedule matters on Judge Houle’s calendar, please refer to his self-calendaring instructions on the Court’s website (to be posted by February 17, 2012) at www.cacb.uscourts.gov or call (951) 774-1085. Hearings for Judge Houle must be noticed at 3420 Twelfth Street, Courtroom 303, Riverside, CA 92501.

Judge Johnson: Except for certain selected matters which the Court will re-notice, Judge Johnson will honor hearing dates for chapter 13 cases and related adversary proceedings that had already been calendared for Judge Bauer, but will hear these matters in his courtroom 302. To schedule matters on Judge Johnson’s calendar, please refer to his self-calendaring instructions on the Court’s website at www.cacb.uscourts.gov or call (951) 774-1098. Hearings for Judge Johnson must be noticed at 3420 Twelfth Street, Courtroom 302, Riverside, CA 92501.

Filing Documents/Judge’s Copies
Documents filed on cases assigned to Judge Kwan, Judge Bauer and Judge Houle must be filed either electronically or, for non-registered ECF users, at the Intake Section of the applicable division.

Judge Kwan: Printed judge’s copies of these documents must be delivered to Judge Kwan’s chambers at 255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1682, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

Judge Bauer: Printed judge’s copies of these documents must be delivered to Judge Bauer’s chambers at 411 West Fourth Street, Suite 5165, Santa Ana, CA 92701.

Judge Houle: Printed judge’s copies of these documents must be delivered to Judge Houle’s chambers at 3420 Twelfth Street, Suite 369, Riverside, CA 92501.

Judge Johnson: Printed judge’s copies of these documents must be delivered to Judge Johnson’s chambers at 3420 Twelfth Street, Suite 345, Riverside, CA 92501.

Judge’s Initials
The initials following the bankruptcy case and adversary proceeding numbers of the reassigned bankruptcy case and/or adversary proceedings must be changed to those of the successor judge as indicated in the table above.

 

EXHIBIT A

Santa Ana Division Matters Retained by Judge Kwan
And to be Transferred to the Los Angeles Division

Case Number
Chapter
Debtor
Adversary Number
8:02-bk-18933 RK
7
Brennon Ty Bishop
Michelle Bishop
8:03-ap-01380-RK
8:03-ap-01714-RK
8:09-ap-01670-RK
8:02-bk-19624 RK
7
Michael Patrick Murphy
Tracy Alison Murphy
8:03ap-01429-RK
8:03-bk-17156-RK
7
USA Star Healthcare Group
8:05-ap-01503-RK
8:05-ap-01653-RK
8:07-bk-10031-RK
7
Catherine Z Cass
Christine Zeman as Administrator of the Estate of Catherine Z. Cass
8:10-ap-01058-RK
8:07-bk-10992-RK
7
Consolidated Employer Management Solutions, Inc.
8:07-ap-01105-RK
8:09-ap-01266 RK
8:09-ap-01269-RK
8:09-ap-01270-RK
8:09-ap-01271-RK
8:07-bk-10994-RK
7
Coastal Employers, Inc.,
a California corporation
N/A
8:07-bk-10995 RK
7
Coastal Employers, Inc.,
a New York corporation
N/A
8:08-bk-14828-RK
7
David A. Wilson
8:09-ap-01043-RK
8:09-ap-01044-RK
8:09-bk-15326-RK
7
Carl M. Lopez
8:10-ap-01288-RK
8:09-bk-21706-RK
7
Joseph Alan Krafka
Jacqueline Sue Kraflka
8:10-ap-01073-RK
8:10-bk-11247-RK
7
Farida A. Zaidi
8:10-ap-01236-RK
8:10-bk-18945-RK
7
United Law Group, Inc.
8:10-ap-01453-RK
8:10-ap-01565-RK
8:10-bk-19498-RK
7
John E. Jeanblanc
Jessica B. Jeanblanc
8:10-ap-01492-RK
8:11-bk-18605-RK
7
Autosport International, Inc.
8:11-ap-01341-RK
8:00-bk-19215-RK
11
Flashcom Inc.
8:02-ap-01620-RK
8:05-bk-13514-RK
11
GSM Wireless Inc.
8:05-ap-01530-RK
8:06-ap-01341-RK
8:07-bk-10765-RK
11
People’s Choice Home Loan, Inc.
8:07-ap-01098-RK
8:09-ap-01122-RK
8:09-ap-01144-RK
8:09-ap-01146-RK
8:09-ap-01150-RK
8:09-ap-01153-RK
8:09-ap-01154-RK
8:09-ap-01156-RK
8:09-ap-01158-RK
8:09-ap-01159-RK
8:09-ap-01163-RK
8:09-ap-01167-RK
8:09-ap-01171-RK
8:09-ap-01174-RK
8:09-ap-01178-RK
8:09-ap-01182-RK
8:09-ap-01188-RK
8:09-ap-01193-RK
8:09-ap-01196-RK
8:09-ap-01200-RK
8:09-ap-01201-RK
8:09-ap-01207-RK
8:09-ap-01209-RK
8:09-ap-01213-RK
8:09-ap-01215-RK
8:09-ap-01217-RK
8:09-ap-01219-RK
8:07-bk-10767-RK
11
People’s Choice Funding, Inc.
N/A
8:07-bk-10772-RK
11
People’s Choice Financial Corporation
N/A
8:08-bk-14237-RK
11
Huntington Pointe Surgery Center LLC
8:08-ap-1312-RK
8:10-bk-10083-RK
11
MMFX Canadian Holdings, Inc.
8:11-ap-01239-RK
8:10-bk-10085-RK
11
MMFX International Holdings, Inc.
N/A
8:10-bk-15552-RK
11
Martin Pemstein
Diana Pemstein
8:10-ap-01369-RK
8:12-ap-01018-RK
8:10-bk-24771-RK
11
Crystal Cathedral Ministries,
a California non-profit corporation
8:11-ap-01409-RK
8:10-bk-27570-RK
11
Fasteel Corporation
N/A
8:10-bk-27571-RK
11
MMFX Steel Corporation of America
N/A
8:10-bk-27572-RK
11
MMFX Technologies Corporation
N/A
8:11-bk-11428-RK
11
Forbco Management Corporation
N/A
8:11-bk-11439-RK
11
Forbco Sizzler Partners, L.P.
N/A
8:11-bk-11442-RK
11
W & J Higgins Investments, L.P.
N/A
8:11-bk-11444-RK
11
L & G Restaurants, LLC
N/A
8:11-bk-13031-RK
11
David L. Arnold
Grace E. Arnold
N/A
8:11-bk-16411-RK
11
Kyle Steven Miller
Carmen Lorraine Miller
N/A
8:11-bk-17595-RK
11
Dale Alfred Williams
8:11-ap-01371-RK
8:11-bk-17998-RK
11
One Pelican Hill Road North, LP
N/A
8:11-bk-18664-RK
11
Focus Palm Desert LLC
N/A
8:11-bk-20481-RK
11
New Seoul Plaza, Inc.
N/A

 

EXHIBIT B

Riverside Division Matters Retained by Judge Bauer
And to be Transferred to the Santa Ana Division

Case Number
Chapter
Debtor
Adversary Number
6:08-bk-26743-CB
7
Edward Gilliam
6:09-ap-01091-CB
6:09-ap-01145-CB
6:10-bk-20316-CB
7
Alan Wayne Stamcombe
6:11-ap-01661-CB
6:10-bk-48808-CB
7
Aamir Abbas Mirza
6:11-ap-01014-CB
6:10-bk-33922-CB
11
RP Sam Houston Plaza, L.P.
a Partnership
N/A
6:10-bk-39537-CB
11
Victor Valley Community Hospital
N/A

 

 

KATHLEEN J. CAMPBELL
CLERK OF COURT
 

 
February 10, 2012
PN 12-004