On November 25, 2014, a complaint to avoid alleged preferential transfers was filed in the bankruptcy case of Western Funding Incorporated and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1105 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Adversary case 14-01172. Complaint Filed by BRIAN D. SHAPIRO vs. AMERICAN EXPRESS CENTURION BANK, AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVEL RELATED SERVICES COMPANY, INC. Fee Amount $350. (13 (Recovery of money/property – 548 fraudulent transfer)(12 (Recovery of money/property – 547 preference)(ATKINSON, ROBERT)
Western Funding Incorporated filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 4, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Nevada. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-17588. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Laurel Davis. The law firm of Larson & Zirzow is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Western Funding Incorporated in the bankruptcy case.