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Judge Stuart M. Bernstein

Findings of Fact and Conclusions of law Signed on 2/20/2009 Denying Confirmation of Debtor's First Modified Fifth Amended Plan of Reorganization Dated May 8, 2008, and the pending motion to dismiss the case with prejudice is granted. In addition, the pending adversary proceeding commenced by the state court receiver against the debtor and a former tenant will also be dismissed. Settle order on notice. (related document(s)[263])

Memorandum Decision signed on 1/23/2009 Sustaining Omnibus Objections to Reduce and Allow Post-Petition Severance Claims. (related document(s)[688], [687], [689])

Judge Martin Glenn

Written Opinion signed on 2/10/2009 Granting in Part and Denying in Part Motion to Compel Debtors to Remove Mechanics' Liens. (related document(s)[296], [267])

Memorandum Decision And Order Signed On 2/10/2009 Denying Re: Debtor's Motion To Disallow Claims #4 And #9, (related document(s)[18]).

Judge Allan L. Gropper (Ret.)

Post-Trial Memorandum of Opinion Signed on 2/6/2009 (Regarding Proof of Claim of Peter J. Solomon Company, L.P.) (related document(s)[392])

Memorandum of Opinion and Order Signed on 1/14/2009 (related document(s)[31], [34])

Chief Judge Cecelia G. Morris

Written Opinion signed on 2/6/2009, following remand, considering request for a completion fee pursuant to 11 U.S.C. Sec. 330(a). Concluded that an award of the Completion Fee by Lazard Freres & Co., LLC (ECF Doc. No. 7857) would exceed the level of reasonable compensation due to Lazard Freres & Co., LLC under the circumstances of this case, in view of the role that Lazard Freres & Co., LLC played in the Debtor's reorganization. Accordingly, Lazard Freres & Co., LLC Completion Fee Request is denied.

Judge Robert D. Drain

[CORRECTED] Memorandum of Decision signed on 1/20/2009 (related document(s) [14664] regarding Motion Under Bankruptcy Rule 9006(b) (1) (related document(s)[14424], [13535], [14390], [12686], [13077]).

Judge Robert E. Gerber

Decision and Order on Defendants' Motions to Dismiss signed on 1/16/2009.

Written Opinion/Memorandum Decision signed on 1/14/2009 Enforcing Confirmation Order and Discharge Injunction (related document(s)[10791]).

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