On March 6, 2015, a complaint to initiate an adversary proceeding was filed in the bankruptcy case of Family Christian, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 258 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Adversary case 15-80062. 91 (Declaratory judgment)) : Complaint by United Methodist Publishing House Inc. d/b/a Abington Press, AMG Publishers, Inc., Baker Book House Company, Barbour Publishing, Inc., Bardin & Marsee Publishing, Inc., Catholic Book Publishing, Charisma Media, Christian Art Gifts, Christian Brands, David C. Cook Communications, Inc., Development Solutions Global, Inc., Discovery House Publishers, Foundation Publications, Harrison House, LLC, Hendrickson Publishers, LLC, Invervarsity Christian Fellowship USA, Inc. d/b/a Intervarsity Press, LLC, Kerusso Activewear, Inc., Kingstone Media Group, Inc. a/k/a Kingstone Comics, Kregel, Inc. d/b/a Kregel Publications, My Healthy Church, LLC, Destiny Image, Inc. a/k/a Nori Media Group, Pure Flix Entertainment, LLC, Rose Publishing, Inc., The Wee Believers Toy Company f/k/a Troparian Corporation, Universal Designs, Inc., Vision Video, Inc., Wesscott Marketing, Inc. against Family Christian, LLC, Family Christian Holding, LLC, FCS Giftco, LLC. Fee Amount $350. (Attachments: # 1 Index of Exhibits # 2 Exhibit 1A-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Abington Press # 3 Final Chp. 11 Rpt. (Substantially Completed) 1B-Consignment Agreement between FCS and AMG Publishers # 4 Exhibit 1C-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Baker Book House # 5 Exhibit 1D-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Barbour Publishing, Inc. # 6 Exhibit 1E-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Bardin & Marsee Publishing # 7 Exhibit 1F-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Catholic Book Publishing # 8 Exhibit 1G-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Charisma Media (a/k/a Strang) # 9 Exhibit 1H-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Christian Art Impulse Gifts (a/k/a Christian Art Gifts) # 10 Exhibit 1I-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Gift of Faith Consignment & Heartfelt Consignment (d/b/a Christian Brands) # 11 Exhibit 1J-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Cook Communication Replenished (a/k/a David C. Cook) # 12 Exhibit 1K-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Development Solutions Global # 13 Exhibit 1M-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Foundations Publications, Inc. # 14 Exhibit 1O-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Hendrickson Publishing Marketing Co., LLC (a/k/a Hendrickson Publishers, LLC) # 15 Exhibit 1P-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Intervarsity Christian Fellowship USA (a/k/a Intervarsity Press) # 16 Exhibit 1Q-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Kerusso Activewear, Inc. # 17 Exhibit 1R-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Kingstone Media Group (a/k/a Kingstone Comics) # 18 Exhibit 1S-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Kregel Publications # 19 Exhibit 1T-Consignment Agreement between FCS and My Healthy Church # 20 Exhibit 1U-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Destiny Image # 21 Exhibit 1V-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Pure Flix Entertainment, LLC # 22 Exhibit 1W-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Rose Publishing # 23 Exhibit 1X-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Wee Believers # 24 Exhibit 1Y-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Universal Design # 25 Exhibit 1Z-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Vision Video # 26 Exhibit 1AA-Consignment Agreement between FCS and Wesscott Marketing, Inc.) (Hammer, Michael) (Entered: 03/06/2015)
Family Christian, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 11, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-00643. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge John Gregg . The law firm of Burr & Forman LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Family Christian, LLC in the bankruptcy case.