SO WHERE ARE WE NOW? New Miscellaneous Rules and Proposed Changes

By Raymond P. Bell, Jr. Vice President of Bankruptcy Management Services of Mercantile Adjustment Bureau, LLC.

As of 1/4/2013, there has been no publication nor judicial comment concerning why the transfer claim fee of $25.00 was included in the Changes to Miscellaneous Fee Schedules now published by the Bankruptcy Courts and which became effective 12/1/2012. The Judicial Conference has not published its September, 2012 record of meeting.  Repeated attempts to contact the Administrative Office of the US Courts has produced no result or response. Today, I submitted by email the same question to the AO . . .

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