United States District Court, Northern District of California
November 13, 2014
In re SYNERGY ACCEPTANCE CORPORATION, Debtor.
JAMES A. TORCHIA, et al., Defendants. E. LYNN SCHOENMANN, Trustee of the Bankruptcy Estate of Synergy Acceptance Corporation, Plaintiff, Case No. 11-31712 HLB Adv. Proc. No. 12-3156 HLB
ORDER ADOPTING RECOMMENDATION OF BANKRUPTCY JUDGE; GRANTING DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO WITHDRAW REFERENCE; VACATING CLERK’S NOTICE; SETTING STATUS CONFERENCE
Maxine M. Chesney, United States District Judge
Before the Court is Bankruptcy Judge Hannah L. Blumenstiel’s Certification of Readiness for Jury Trial and Recommendation for Withdrawal of the Reference, filed October 22, 2014 in the United States Bankruptcy Court. Also before the Court is defendants’ Motion to Withdraw the Reference, filed in the Bankruptcy Court on October 30, 2014, and plaintiff’s Response, filed November 5, 2014 in the Bankruptcy Court, in which plaintiff agrees withdrawal of the reference is appropriate.
Having read and considered the Bankruptcy Court’s recommendation, the motion, and the response, the Court finds, for the reasons stated in the recommendation, withdrawal of the reference is appropriate. Accordingly, the recommendation is hereby ADOPTED and the motion to withdraw the reference is hereby GRANTED.
The parties are hereby DIRECTED to appear for a status conference, to be conducted January 9, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. The parties shall file a Joint Status Conference Report no later than January 2, 2015.
IT IS SO ORDERED.