(6th Cir. B.A.P. April 17, 2017)
The Sixth Circuit B.A.P reverses the bankruptcy court’s order granting the U.S. Trustee a second extension of the deadline to file a nondischargeability complaint and reverses the subsequent judgment denying the debtor a Chapter 7 discharge. The court finds that the U.S. Trustee failed to establish sufficient cause for an additional extension under Bankruptcy Rule 4004(b). Opinion below.
Attorneys for U.S. Trustee: Amy L. Good, Scott Robert Belhorn, Sharon Nollsch
Attorney for Debtor: Lee Raymond Kravitz
Author: Matt Lindblom