2006 Judge Winfield - Opinions
Judge Novalyn L. Winfield -- Opinions signed in 2006
Before the Court was debtor's objection to a proof of claim. The issue was whether pursuant to § 553 the Retirement Benefits Plan could set-off pre-petition alleged overpayments of disability benefits against future retirement benefits that debtor will be entitled to receive.
Before the court was Chapter 7 Trustee's motion to amend his preference complaint to add a count for recovery of an alleged post-petition preferential transfer. Also before the court was transferee-defendant’s motion for summary judgment pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 56(c).
Before the court was the debtor’s motion for summary judgment to dismiss an adversary complaint brought under § 523(a)(6) to make nondischargeable the legal fees allowed as part of the litigation of a NJ Law Against Discrimination judgment.