Alexandria Surveys, LLC v. Alexandria Consulting Group, LLC - Document 12

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MEMORANDUM OPINION re: bankruptcy appeal. Signed by District Judge Liam O'Grady on 11/7/13. (dper)

lit IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA -7 2013 J Alexandria Division CLLHK, U.S. DISTRICT COURT ALEXANDRIA. \fflgjN|A Alexandria Surveys International, LLC, Debtor. Alexandria Surveys, LLC, Appellant. Civil Action No. L13-CV-00891 Bankr. Case No. 10-11559-BFK Chapter 7 -v- Alexandria Consulting Group, LLC, Appellee. MEMORANDUM OPINION I. Overview Before the Court isa bankruptcy appeal brought by Appellant Alexandria Surveys, LLC. arising from the April 26, 2013 ruling of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District ofVirginia (Dkt. No. 1-2). The appeal has been folly briefed (Dkt. Nos. 4, 5, 6) and the Court heard oral argument on October 4, 2013. This Court has also considered the parties* additional submissions in response to its October 7, 2013 order regarding the distinction between computers and servers (Dkt. Nos. 10, 11). For the reasons stated in open court and those set forth below, the Court now issues this opinion ruling in favor ofthe Appellant and reversing the decision ofthe bankruptcy court to the extent that it conflicts with this opinion.