addresses the effect of a "no money down" arrangement between debtors and their attorneys under Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code
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12(b)(6) motion to dismiss claims for declaratory relief, breach of fiduciary duty, a RESPA violation, and unfair and deceptive trade practices granted
Debtor’s liability to Lawyers Title, including treble damages under UDTPA, found nondischargeable pursuant to Section 523(a)(2)(B
Complaint dismissed as untimely. Deadline to object to the discharge extended; deadline to object to the dischargeability of a certain debt was not.
(Judge Catharine R. Aron)
debtor's objection to claim barred by Rooker-Feldman doctrine
motion for contempt denied
Debtor awarded $5,115 in compensatory damages and $10,000 in punitive damages for creditor’s egregious and willful violation of the automatic stay
$1400 payment by debtor to law firm for unpaid balance of fee owed from previous case is an avoidable preferential transfer
§§523(a)(2)(A) and (a)(6)- Plaintiff failed to establish existence of an interest in the personal property in question. Judgment entered in favor of the Defendant.
valuation for purposed of redemption