Resolution No. 498

 

Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH SCHILLER & KNAPP, CLP FOR BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY FEES FOR 2019 (TREASURER’S OFFICE)

WHEREAS, a contract for Schiller & Knapp is based upon a series of hourly unit rates rather than one simple rate as specified in said resolution; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract between the Treasurer’s Office and Schiller & Knapp, CLP of Latham, NY for Bankruptcy Attorney Services, effective January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, at rates as follows:

 

Chapter 7 Filings –

  • Motion for Relief from Stay                                             $ 400.00
  • Motion to Confirm Termination of Stay                             400.00
  • Notice of Default / Demand Letter                                      100.00
  • General Correspondence / Case Status Updates                 Hourly

 

Chapter 11, 12, or 13 Filings –

  • Preparation and Filing of Notice of Appearance              $ 225.00

and Proof of Claim                                                     

      *Electronic Filing of a Proof of Claim only                                    100.00

  • Motion for Relief from Stay                                                450.00
  • Motion to Confirm Termination of Stay                             450.00
  • Objection to Confirmation / Modification                           375.00
  • Response to Motion to Reimpose / Extend Stay                 375.00
  • Agreed Order Default / Certificate of Non-Compliance     200.00
  • Notice of Default / Demand Letter                                      100.00
  • General Correspondence / Case Status Updates                  Hourly

 

and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract is subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Schiller & Knapp, CLP, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor GREENE and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL:  Ayes: 19   Nays: 0   Absent: 1 (Supervisor Waldron)

 

 

 

 

 

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