Opinions

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Case Name Case Number Judge Date Issuedsort ascending

SEASCAPE HEALTH ALLIANCE, LLC, Debtor., Case No. 19-12496

George L. Miller, solely in his capacity as the Chapter 7 Trustee of Seascape Health Alliance, LLC, Plaintiff v. Richard Allen Wilson III; Karen Coverdale; The Lab at Seascape LLC; and Does 1 through 100, Defendants.  Adv. Pro. No. 21-51268

MEMORANDUM ORDER DISMISSING AMENDED COMPLAINT AND GRANTING LEAVE TO AMEND

19-12496; 21-51268 Judge Karen B. Owens 08/09/2022

In re: The Art Institute of Philadelphia LLC, et al., Case No. 18-11535

George L. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee v. Todd S. Nelson, et al., Adv. Pro. No. 20-50627

Letter Ruling regarding First Amended Complaint

20-50627 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 08/05/2022

In re:  Samson Resources Corp., et al.

Peter Kravitz, as Settlement Trustee of and on behalf of the Samson Settlemnt Trust v. Samson Energy Co., LLC, et al.

15-11934; 17-51524 Judge Brendan L. Shannon 08/04/2022

BAYOU STEEL BD HOLDINGS, L.L.C., et al., Debtors. Case No. 19-12153

George L. Miller, in his capacity as the Chapter 7 Trustee for the jointly administered bankruptcy estates of Bayou Steel BD, L.L.C., et al., Plaintiff v. Black Diamond Capital Management, L.L.C.; BDCM Opportunity Fund IV, L.P.; Black Diamond Commercial Finance, L.L.C.; Sam Farahnak; Phil Raygorodetsky; Rob Archambault; Terry Taft; and Bob Unfried, Defendants.  Adv. Pro. No. 21-51013

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS' MOTIONS TO DISMISS THE COMPLAINT

 

19-12153; 21-51013 Judge Karen B. Owens 08/03/2022

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA AND DELAWARE BSA, LLC, CASE NO. 20-10343 - OPINION        

20-10343 Chief Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 07/29/2022

In re: Nobilis Health Corp., et al., Case No. 19-12264 (CTG)

Giuliano v. Fleming, et al., Adv. Pro. No. 21-51183 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Motions to Dismiss

21-51183 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 07/27/2022

In re: Team Systems International LLC, Case No. 22-10066 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Trustee Election Dispute

22-10066 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 07/15/2022

In re:  RENTAL CAR INTERMEDIATE HOLDINGS, LLC, Reorganized Debtor

20-11247 Judge Mary F. Walrath 07/14/2022

In re Oklahoma Merge, LP, et al.

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER Granting Motion for Summary Judgment and Sustaining Objection

 

19-11808 Judge John T. Dorsey 07/13/2022

In re: TPC Group Inc., Case No. 22-10493 (CTG)

Bayside Capital and Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. v. TPC Group Inc. -and- The Ad Hoc Noteholder Group, Adv. Pro. No. 22-50372 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Motion for Stay Pending Appeal

22-50372 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 07/11/2022

In re: TPC Group Inc., Case No., 22-10493 (CTG)

Bayside Captial Inc. and Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. v. TPC Group Inc. -and- The Ad Hoc Noteholder Group, Adv. Pro. No. 22-50372 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Motions for Summary Judgment

22-50372 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 07/06/2022

Miller v. Anderson Media Corporation. et al. (In re Our Alchemy, LLC, et al.)

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER re Defendants' Motion to Dismiss

 

21-51420 Judge John T. Dorsey 06/27/2022

In re: Maxus Energy Corporation, et al., Debtors, Maxus Liquidating Trust, Plaintiff v. YPF S.A., YPF International S.A., YPF Holdings, Inc., CLH Holdings, Inc., Repsol, S.A. Repsol Exploration, S.A., Repsol E&P USA, Inc., Repsol Offshore E&P USA, Inc., Repsol E&P T&T Limited and Repsol Services Company, Defendants.

16-11501, 18-50489 Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 06/22/2022
  • In re:  Center City Healthcare, LLC d/b/a Hahnemann University Hospital,, et al., Debtors.
  • Ceter City Healcare, LLC d/b/a/ Hahnemann Universi Hospital, St. Chrstopher's Healthcare, LLC
  • TPS III of PA, LLC, TPS IV of PA ad TPS V of P, LLC, Plaintiffs
  • vs. McKesson Plasma &Biologics LLC & McKesson Medical-Surgical, Inc., Dendants
19-11466, Adv. No. 21-50796 Judge Mary F. Walrath 06/13/2022

In re:  Heather J. McCoy

20-10466 Judge Brendan L. Shannon 06/08/2022

Main Street Business Funding, LLC

19-10598 Judge Brendan L. Shannon 06/08/2022

Creda Software, Inc., Debtor.  Case No. 20-10919

Allen Pulsifer, Plaintiff v. George L. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee, Defendant.  Adversary Proceeding No. 21-51160

Memorandum Order Regarding Plaintiff’s Motion to Deem Requests Admitted

20-10919; 21-51160 Judge Karen B. Owens 05/25/2022

In re: Essar Steel Minnesota LLC and ESML Holdings Inc., Case No. 16-11626 (CTG)

Mesabi Metallics Company v. Cleveland-Cliffs, Adv. Pro. No. 17-51210 (CTG)

Letter Ruling regarding Nonparty Discovery Dispute

17-51210 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 05/23/2022

George L. Miller, in his capacity as Chapter 7 Trustee v. ANConnect, LLC, et al. (In re Our Alchemy, LLC, et al. 16-11596)

OPINION and ORDER re ANConnect, LLC's Motion for Partial Summary Judgment

 

18-50633 Judge John T. Dorsey 05/12/2022

In re: Bayou Steel BD Holdings, L.L.C., et al., Debtors.  Case No. 19-12153

George L. Miller, in his capacity as Chapter 7 Trustee of Bayou Steel BD Holdings, L.L.C., et al., Plaintiff v. Steel and Pipe Supply Company, Inc., Defendant.  Adv. Pro. No. 21-50240

Memorandum Opinion and Order on (I) Defendant’s Motion (1) To Dismiss Counts Five and Six of The Amended Complaint, and (2) For a More Definite Statement as to Counts One Through Four of The Amended Complaint [Adv. D.I. 35] and (II) Chapter 7 Trustee’s Motion for Leave to File a Second Amended Complaint [Adv. D.I. 38]

19-12153; 21-50240 Judge Karen B. Owens 05/11/2022

ASHINC Corporation, et al., Debtors., Catherine E. Youngman, Litigation Trustee for Ashinc Corporation, et al., as Successor to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Ashinc Corporation, and it's Affiliated Debtors, Plaintiff, BDCM Opportunity Fund II, LP, Black Diamond CLO 2005-1 Ltd., and Spectrum Investment Partners, L.P., Intervenors, v. Yucaipa American Alliance Fund I, L.P., and Yucaipa American Alliance (Parallel) Fund I, L.P., Defendants, Catherine E. Youngman, Litigation Trustee for Ashinc Corporation, et al., as successor to BDCM Opportunity Fund II, LP, Black Diamond CLO 2005-1 Ltd., Spectrum Investment Partners, L.P., Black Diamond Commercial Finance, L.L. C., as co-administrative agent, and Spectrum Commerical Finance LLC, as co-administrative agent, Plaintiff, v. Yucaipa American Alliance Fund I, L.P., and Yucaipa American Alliance (Parallel) Fund I, L.P., Defendants. Findings of Fact Conclusions of Law

12-11564, 13-50530, 14-50971 Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 05/02/2022

In re: Team Systems International LLC, Case No. 22-10066 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Motions to Dismiss or Convert and for Sanctions

22-10066 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 03/30/2022

Kevin and Freida Livingston - Case No. 21-10879 - OPINION & ORDER

21-10879 Chief Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 03/29/2022

In re:  Zohar III, Corp., et al., Case No. 18-10512

Lynn Tilton; Patriarch Partners VIII, LLC; Patriarch Partners XIV, LLC; Patriarch Partners XV, LLC; Octaluna, LLC; Octaluna II, LLC; And Octaluna III, LLC, Plaintiffs, v.  MBIA Inc., MBIA Insurance Corporation, U.S. Bank, N.A., Alvarez & Marsal Zohar Management, Credit Value Partners, LP, Bardin Hill Investment Partners f/k/a Halcyon Capital Management LP, Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A., Värde Partners, Inc., Ascension Alpha Fund LLC, Ascension Health Master Pension Trust, Caz Halcyon Offshore Strategic Opportunities Fund, L.P., Caz Halcyon Strategic Opportunities Fund, L.P., Brown University, HCN LP, Halcyon Eversource Credit LLC, HLF LP, HLDR Fund I NUS LP, HLDR Fund I TE LP, HLDR Fund I UST LP, Halcyon Vallée Blanche Master Fund LP, Bardin Hill Event Driven Master Fund LP, Praetor Fund I, A Sub Fund of Praetorium Fund I ICAV; Hirtle Callaghan Total Return Offshore Fund Limited; Hirtle Callaghan Total Return Offshore Fund II Limited; Hirtle Callaghan Trading Partners, L.P.; and Third Series Of HDML Fund I LLC., Defendants.  Adversary Proceeding No. 19-50390

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER on Defendants’ Motions to Dismiss the Amended Complaint of Lynn Tilton and The Patriarch & Octaluna Entities for Equitable Subordination

18-10512; 19-50390 Judge Karen B. Owens 03/25/2022

In re: Louis N. Delloso, Case No. 16-10832 (CTG)

Memorandum Opinion regarding Motion to Reopen

16-10832 Judge Craig T. Goldblatt 03/24/2022

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