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									                         UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
                         EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Robert A. Gavin, Jr.                                            Brooklyn      (347) 394-1700
Clerk of Court                                                  Central Islip (631) 712-6200


                                    GENERAL ORDERS


   Two General Orders of the Court were entered on July 18, 2008. The Orders concern the
   following:

   Deposit of Funds in Certain Mutual Funds - Provision in effect for cases filed after September
   1, 2008.

   Adoption of Form for Motions for Relief from Stay to Foreclose a Mortgage on Real
   Property or a Security Interest in a Cooperative Apartment - Applies to all motions filed on
   or after September 1, 2008.

   The Orders, numbers 532 and 533 respectively, have been posted to the Court’s Web site at
   www.nyeb.uscourts.gov/admin_orders.html. The form adopted pursuant to General Order #533
   has been posted at www.nyeb.uscourts.gov/forms.html.
UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

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In re:

Deposit of Funds in Certain Mutual Funds

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                                             GENERAL ORDER


         BY resolution of the Board of Judges for the Eastern District of New York, it is hereby

       ORDERED, that the annexed provision regarding Deposit of Funds in Certain Mutual
Funds shall be in effect for cases filed after September 1, 2008.


Dated: Brooklyn, NY
       July 18, 2008



                                                                /s/Carla E. Craig
                                                                CARLA E. CRAIG
                                                                Chief Bankruptcy Judge



                                                                #532
                   DEPOSIT OF FUNDS IN CERTAIN MUTUAL FUNDS

        The requirement of 11 U.S.C. §345(b) to post a bond shall not apply to funds that
aredeposited in an open-end management investment company, registered under the
InvestmentCompany Act of 1940 that is regulated as a "money market fund" pursuant to Rule 2a-7
under the Investment Company Act of 1940, provided that the trustee has filed with the Court and
the Office of the United States Trustee a statement identifying the fund and the fund's certification,
and a copy of its currently effective prospectus as filed with the Securities and Exchange
Commission, that demonstrates that the fund:

       (a)     invests exclusively in United States Treasury bills and United States
               Treasury Notes owned directly or through repurchase agreements;

       (b)     has received the highest money market fund rating from a nationally
               recognized statistical rating organization, such as Standard & Poor's
               or Moody's;

       (c)     has agreed to redeem funds shares in cash, with payment being made
               no later than the business day following a redemption request by a
               shareholder, except in the event of an unscheduled closing of Federal
               Reserve Banks or the New York Stock Exchange; and

       (d)     has adopted a policy that it will notify its shareholders 60 days prior
               to any change in its policy (i) to invest exclusively in Treasury
               securities as described in (a) above or (ii) to redeem fund shares in
               cash no later than the business day following a redemption request by
               the shareholder, with limited exceptions for unscheduled closings of
               Federal Reserve Banks or the New York Stock Exchange.
UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

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In re:

Adoption of Form for Motions for Relief
from Stay to Foreclose a Mortgage on Real
Property or a Security Interest in a Cooperative
Apartment

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                                             GENERAL ORDER


     BY resolution of the Board of Judges of the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of
New York, it is hereby

         ORDERED, that all motions filed on or after September 1, 2008, in the United States
Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York, in cases filed by individuals, seeking
relief from the automatic stay pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 362 to foreclose a mortgage on real
property or a security interest in a cooperative apartment, shall include, as an exhibit to the
motion, a completed copy of the annexed Form for Motions for Relief from Stay to Foreclose
a Mortgage on Real Property or a Security Interest in a Cooperative Apartment (the
"Form"); and it is further

       ORDERED, that unexcused failure to comply with this order may constitute grounds for
adjournment or denial of the motion.

Dated: Brooklyn, NY
       July 18, 2008

                                                                /s/Carla E. Craig
                                                                CARLA E. CRAIG
                                                                Chief Bankruptcy Judge




                                                                #533
UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
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                                                               CASE NO.___ - _________ (____)


                                                               CHAPTER___


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                             RELIEF FROM STAY – REAL ESTATE AND
                                  COOPERATIVE APARTMENTS

                                    BACKGROUND INFORMATION

1. ADDRESS OF REAL PROPERTY OR COOPERATIVE APARTMENT:____________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________

2. LENDER NAME:_______________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________

3. MORTGAGE DATE:_____________________________________________________________

4. POST-PETITION PAYMENT ADDRESS:_______________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________


                              DEBT AND VALUE REPRESENTATIONS

5. TOTAL PRE-PETITION AND POST-PETITION INDEBTEDNESS OF DEBTOR(S) TO MOVANT AS OF THE
MOTION FILING DATE:  $____________________
(THIS MAY NOT BE RELIED UPON AS A “PAYOFF” QUOTATION.)

6. MOVANT’S ESTIMATED MARKET VALUE OF THE REAL PROPERTY OR COOPERATIVE APARTMENT
AS OF THE MOTION FILING DATE: $____________________


7. SOURCE OF ESTIMATED MARKET VALUE:____________________________________________
                   STATUS OF THE DEBT AS OF THE PETITION DATE

8. DEBTOR(S)’S INDEBTEDNESS TO MOVANT AS OF THE PETITION DATE:

       A. TOTAL:                                                $_______________

       B. PRINCIPAL:                                            $_______________

       C. INTEREST:                                             $_______________

       D. ESCROW (TAXES AND INSURANCE):                         $_______________

       E. FORCED PLACED INSURANCE EXPENDED BY MOVANT:           $_______________

       F. PRE-PETITION ATTORNEYS’ FEES CHARGED TO DEBTOR(S): $_______________

       G. PRE-PETITION LATE FEES CHARGED TO DEBTOR(S):          $_______________

9. CONTRACT INTEREST RATE: _______________________
(IF THE INTEREST RATE HAS CHANGED, LIST THE RATE(S) AND DATE(S) THAT EACH RATE WAS IN EFFECT
ON A SEPARATE SHEET AND ATTACH THE SHEET AS AN EXHIBIT TO THIS FORM . STATE THE EXHIBIT
NUMBER HERE: ___.)


10. OTHER PRE-PETITION FEES, CHARGES OR AMOUNTS CHARGED TO DEBTOR(S)’S ACCOUNT AND
NOT LISTED ABOVE:______________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________


(IF ADDITIONAL SPACE IS REQUIRED, LIST THE AMOUNT(S) ON A SEPARATE SHEET AND ATTACH THE
SHEET AS AN EXHIBIT TO THIS FORM . STATE THE EXHIBIT NUMBER HERE: ____.)



   AMOUNT OF POST-PETITION DEFAULT AS OF THE MOTION FILING DATE

11. DATE OF RECEIPT OF LAST PAYMENT:_____________________________________________

12. NUMBER OF PAYMENTS DUE FROM PETITION DATE TO MOTION FILING DATE:______ PAYMENTS.
13. POST-PETITION PAYMENTS IN DEFAULT:

 PAYMENT        AMOUNT       AMOUNT        AMOUNT      AMOUNT        AMOUNT      LATE FEE
 DUE DATE        DUE         RECEIVED      APPLIED     APPLIED       APPLIED     CHARGED
                                               TO          TO             TO
                                           PRINCIPAL   INTEREST         ESCROW




 TOTAL:        $             $             $           $            $            $

14. OTHER POST-PETITION FEES CHARGED TO DEBTOR(S):

       A. TOTAL:                                                  $_______________

       B. ATTORNEYS’ FEES IN CONNECTION WITH THIS MOTION:         $_______________

       C. FILING FEE IN CONNECTION WITH THIS MOTION:              $_______________

       D. OTHER POST-PETITION ATTORNEYS’ FEES:                    $_______________

       E. POST-PETITION INSPECTION FEES:                          $_______________

       F. POST-PETITION APPRAISAL/BROKER’S PRICE OPINION FEES: $_______________

       G. FORCED PLACED INSURANCE EXPENDED BY MOVANT:             $_______________

15. AMOUNT HELD IN SUSPENSE BY MOVANT:                            $_______________

16. OTHER POST-PETITION FEES, CHARGES OR AMOUNTS CHARGED TO DEBTOR(S)’S ACCOUNT AND
NOT LISTED ABOVE:______________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
(IF ADDITIONAL SPACE IS REQUIRED, LIST THE AMOUNT(S) ON A SEPARATE SHEET AND ATTACH THE
                                 STATE THE EXHIBIT NUMBER HERE: ____.)
SHEET AS AN EXHIBIT TO THIS FORM .
                     REQUIRED ATTACHMENTS TO MOTION

PLEASE ATTACH THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS TO THIS MOTION AND INDICATE THE EXHIBIT NUMBER
ASSOCIATED WITH EACH DOCUMENT.

(1)   COPIES OF DOCUMENTS THAT ESTABLISH MOVANT’S INTEREST IN THE SUBJECT PROPERTY. FOR
      PURPOSES OF EXAMPLE ONLY, THIS MAY BE A COMPLETE AND LEGIBLE COPY OF THE
      PROMISSORY NOTE OR OTHER DEBT INSTRUMENT TOGETHER WITH A COMPLETE AND LEGIBLE
      COPY OF THE MORTGAGE AND ANY ASSIGNMENTS IN THE CHAIN FROM THE ORIGINAL MORTGAGEE
      TO THE CURRENT MOVING PARTY. (EXHIBIT _____.)

(2)   COPIES OF DOCUMENTS THAT ESTABLISH MOVANT’S STANDING TO BRING THIS MOTION.
      (EXHIBIT _____.)

(3)   COPIES OF DOCUMENTS THAT ESTABLISH THAT MOVANT’S INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY OR
      COOPERATIVE APARTMENT WAS PERFECTED. FOR THE PURPOSES OF EXAMPLE ONLY, THIS MAY
      BE A COMPLETE AND LEGIBLE COPY OF THE FINANCING STATEMENT (UCC-1) FILED WITH THE
      CLERK’S OFFICE OR THE REGISTER OF THE COUNTY IN WHICH THE PROPERTY OR COOPERATIVE
      APARTMENT IS LOCATED. (EXHIBIT _____.)
                    DECLARATION AS TO BUSINESS RECORDS

       I,__________________________________, THE _______________________________ OF
___________________________________, THE MOVANT HEREIN, DECLARE PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C.
SECTION 1746 UNDER PENALTY OF PERJURY THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THIS FORM AND ANY
EXHIBITS ATTACHED HERETO (OTHER THAN THE TRANSACTIONAL DOCUMENTS ATTACHED AS REQUIRED
BY PARAGRAPHS 1 ,2, AND 3, ABOVE) IS DERIVED FROM RECORDS THAT WERE MADE AT OR NEAR THE
TIME OF THE OCCURRENCE OF THE MATTERS SET FORTH BY , OR FROM INFORMATION TRANSMITTED BY ,
A PERSON WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THOSE MATTERS; THAT THE RECORDS WERE KEPT IN THE COURSE OF
THE REGULARLY CONDUCTED ACTIVITY ; AND THAT THE RECORDS WERE MADE IN THE COURSE OF THE
REGULARLY CONDUCTED ACTIVITY AS A REGULAR PRACTICE.


      I FURTHER DECLARE THAT COPIES OF ANY TRANSACTIONAL DOCUMENTS ATTACHED TO THIS
FORM AS REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPHS 1, 2, AND 3, ABOVE, ARE TRUE AND CORRECT COPIES OF THE
ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS.


EXECUTED AT _________________________
                                20___
ON THIS _____ DAY OF ____________,


                                                       ___________________________________
                                                                                   <N AME>
                                                                                   <T ITLE>
                                                                                   <MOVANT>
                                                                             <S TREET A DDRESS>
                                                                  <C ITY, S TATE AND Z IP C ODE>



                                     DECLARATION

      I,__________________________________, THE _______________________________ OF
___________________________________, THE MOVANT HEREIN, DECLARE PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C.
SECTION 1746 UNDER PENALTY OF PERJURY THAT THE FOREGOING IS TRUE AND CORRECT BASED ON
PERSONAL KNOWLEDGE OF THE MOVANT’S BOOKS AND BUSINESS RECORDS.


EXECUTED AT _________________________
ON THIS _____ DAY OF ____________, 20___


                                                       ___________________________________
                                                                                   <N AME>
                                                                                   <T ITLE>
                                                                                   <MOVANT>
                                                                             <S TREET A DDRESS>
                                                                  <C ITY, S TATE AND Z IP C ODE>

								
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