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Full title: Joinder (re:383 Motion objecting to claim, 384 Motion objecting to claim, 385 Motion objecting to claim, 386 Motion objecting to claim, 387 Motion objecting to claim, 388 Motion objecting to claim, 389 Motion objecting to claim, 390 Motion objecting to claim, 391 Motion objecting to claim, 392 Motion objecting to claim, 393 Motion objecting to claim, 394 Motion objecting to claim, 395 Motion objecting to claim, 396 Motion objecting to claim, 397 Motion objecting to claim, 416 Motion objecting to claim, 417 Motion objecting to claim, 418 Motion objecting to claim, 419 Motion objecting to claim, 420 Motion objecting to claim, 421 Motion objecting to claim, 422 Motion objecting to claim, 423 Motion objecting to claim, 424 Motion objecting to claim, 425 Motion objecting to claim, 426 Motion objecting to claim, 427 Motion objecting to claim, 428 Motion objecting to claim, 429 Motion objecting to claim, 430 Motion objecting to claim, 431 Motion objecting to claim, 432 Motion objecting to claim, 433 Motion objecting to claim, 434 Motion objecting to claim, 435 Motion objecting to claim, 436 Motion objecting to claim, 437 Motion objecting to claim, 438 Motion objecting to claim, 439 Motion objecting to claim, 440 Motion objecting to claim) filed by James A Bartholomew. (Caldie, Edwin) (Entered: 05/27/2021)

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The Chapter 11 Trustee, James A. Bartholomew, by and through his undersigned counsel, hereby joins the Debtors’ motions objecting to various proofs of claim filed by former students of the Debtors, and further states as follows: 1. The Court filed a Notice of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Cases [ECF No. 23] that, among other things, established March 18, 2020, as the deadline by which creditors, including governmental units, must file proofs of claim.The Debtors have filed a number of motions objecting to proofs of claim of former students (“Objections”).Prior to their filing, the Trustee reviewed and assessed all of the Debtors’ Objections and the proofs of claim of former students referenced in the Objections (“Claims”).The Claims should be disallowed for one or more of the following reasons: (1) several Claims do not assert colorable claims and fail to attach supporting documentation; (2) to the extent the Claims seek to recover amounts owed under illegal institutional loans, the amounts included in the Claims are duplicative of the State’s Claim; (3) the claimants signed enrollment agreements with the Debtors, under which, the former students waived any claims against the Debtors if not asserted via arbitration within twelve months of the date the claim arose, in addition to claims for a refund of tuition and fees for any quarter if the claimant completed 60 percent of the quarter, and the Debtors explicitly disclaimed any guarantee of employment; and (4) certain Claims are barred by the applicable statutes of limitations.

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA In re: Jointly Administered Under Case No. 19-33629 (WJF) Minnesota School of Business, Inc., Globe University, Inc., Case No. 19-33629 Case No. 19-33632 Debtors. Chapter 11 Cases JOINDER OF THE CHAPTER 11 TRUSTEE TO THE DEBTORS’ MOTIONS OBJECTING TO VARIOUS PROOFS OF CLAIM The Chapter 11 Trustee, James A. Bartholomew, by and through his undersigned counsel, hereby joins the Debtors’ motions objecting to various proofs of claim filed by former students of the Debtors, and further states as follows: 1. On November 20, 2019, the Debtors filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. On November 26, 2019, the Bankruptcy Court entered an Order Authorizing Joint Administration of the above-referenced cases. [ECF No. 22.] 2. The Debtors continued in possession of their respective assets and the management of their business as debtors-in-possession pursuant to Bankruptcy Code sections 1107(a) and 1108 until entry of the Court’s Order approving the appointment of James A. Bartholomew as Chapter 11 trustee on May 13, 2020. 3. The Court filed a Notice of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Cases [ECF No. 23] that, among other things, established March 18, 2020, as the deadline by which creditors, including governmental units, must file proofs of claim. 4. The Debtors have filed a number of motions objecting to proofs of claim of former students (“Objections”). [ECF Nos. 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 390, 391, 392, 393, 394,

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395, 396, 397, 416, 417, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439, 440.] 5. Prior to their filing, the Trustee reviewed and assessed all of the Debtors’ Objections and the proofs of claim of former students referenced in the Objections (“Claims”). 6. The Trustee agrees with the Debtors’ Objections and supports the request for relief in the form of disallowance of the former students’ Claims. 7. The Claims should be disallowed for one or more of the following reasons: (1) several Claims do not assert colorable claims and fail to attach supporting documentation; (2) to the extent the Claims seek to recover amounts owed under illegal institutional loans, the amounts included in the Claims are duplicative of the State’s Claim; (3) the claimants signed enrollment agreements with the Debtors, under which, the former students waived any claims against the Debtors if not asserted via arbitration within twelve months of the date the claim arose, in addition to claims for a refund of tuition and fees for any quarter if the claimant completed 60 percent of the quarter, and the Debtors explicitly disclaimed any guarantee of employment; and (4) certain Claims are barred by the applicable statutes of limitations. 8. The Trustee reserves the right to file stand-alone objections to the Claims in the event the Objections are not granted or are resolved in a manner that does not meet the Trustee’s approval.

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Dated: May 27, 2021 /e/ Edwin H. Caldie Edwin H. Caldie (#0388930) Phillip J. Ashfield (#0388990) STINSON LLP 50 South Sixth Street Suite 2600 Minneapolis, MN 55402 Telephone: 612.335.1500 Facsimile: 612.335.1657 COUNSEL TO THE CHAPTER 11 TRUSTEE

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