In re Buni (Case No. 04-02577) 12/15/2004
A creditor filed a motion for an extension of time to file a complaint under 11 U.S.C. § 523 objecting to the dischargeability of the debt arising from its claim. A complaint objecting to the dischargeability of a debt must be filed no later than sixty (60) days after the date first set for the meeting of creditors under Section 341(a) of the Bankruptcy Code. A motion to extend the deadline must be filed before the time to file the complaint has expired. Fed. R. Bankr. P. 4004(b). The creditor's motion to extend time was filed prior to the deadline to file a complaint objecting to discharge; accordingly, the motion is timely filed and the Court granted the motion to extend time.