Chief Judge Roger L. Efremsky • Clerk of Court Edward Emmons

Judge Johnson, Judge Hammond, and Judge Blumenstiel's Order of Distribution of Funds in Chapter 13 Cases

Revised: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT

for the

NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

San Jose Division

 

Order of Distribution of Funds in Chapter 13 Cases

 

            The Chapter 13 Trustee shall distribute funds to creditors and others in this order:

1.         Allowed attorney’s fees, whether sought under the Court’s Guidelines for Payment of Attorney’s Fees in Chapter 13 Cases for the San Jose Division (including any additional fees), or by a separately noticed fee application, less any amount received pre-filing as a retainer.

2.         Concurrently with the payment of attorney’s fees, payments to creditors specified in the   plan to receive adequate protection payments (adequate protection creditors).  Adequate   protection creditors shall receive no less than the amount specified in the plan as adequate protection.

3.         Once attorney’s fees are fully paid, to adequate protection creditors, on a pro rata basis, based on the amount of their allowed secured claims.

4.         To other secured creditors, on a pro rata basis, based on the amount of their allowed secured claims.

5.         To priority general unsecured creditors, in the order prescribed by the Bankruptcy Code.

6.         To general unsecured creditors.

           

Approved.

Dated: July 1, 2015    

           

                                                                                        __/S/ Stephen L. Johnson

                                                                                      STEPHEN L. JOHNSON

                                                                                    United States Bankruptcy Judge   

 

                                                                                      __/S/ M. Elaine Hammond_

                                                                                         M. ELAINE HAMMOND

                                                                                    United States Bankruptcy Judge

 

                                                                                      __/S/ Hannah L. Blumenstiel__

                                                                                                         HANNAH L. BLUMENSTIEL

     United States Bankruptcy Judge