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Full title: Order Granting in part, Denying in part the Debtor's Motion To Compel Discovery from the Committee (RE: related document(s)581 Motion to Compel filed by Debtor The Roman Catholic Church for the Archdiocese of New Orleans) Signed on December 15, 2020. (Nunnery, J.) (Entered: 12/15/2020)

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This Court held a hearing on December 4, 2020 on (i) the Debtor’s Expedited Motion to Compel Discovery from the Committee on TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I) Requiring the United States Trustee to Appoint a Separate Committee of Unsecured Creditors and/or (II)[Doc. 581], and (ii) the Objection of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors to the Debtor’s Expedited Motion to Compel Discovery from the Committee on TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I) jurisdiction to consider the Motion and the relief requested therein pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 157 and 1334; consideration of the Motion and the relief requested therein being a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b)(2); venue being proper before this Court pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and the Court finding that good cause exists for granting, in part, the Motion; IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 1. The Motion is GRANTED IN PART, to the extent that the Debtor, as a party in interest pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 1109(b), may participate in the depositions and receive copies of non-privileged documents produced in discovery in connection with TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I)However, to the extent the Committee seeks to withhold documents from parties in interest on the basis of privilege, a privilege log must be provided to those parties.

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA In re: § § Case No. 20-10846 THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH § OF THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW § Section “A” ORLEANS, § § Chapter 11 Debtor.1 § § ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART THE DEBTOR’S EXPEDITED MOTION TO COMPEL DISCOVERY FROM THE COMMITTEE This Court held a hearing on December 4, 2020 on (i) the Debtor’s Expedited Motion to Compel Discovery from the Committee on TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I) Requiring the United States Trustee to Appoint a Separate Committee of Unsecured Creditors and/or (II) Reinstating TMI Trust Company as a Member of and Reconstituting the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (the “Motion”) [Doc. 581], and (ii) the Objection of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors to the Debtor’s Expedited Motion to Compel Discovery from the Committee on TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I) Requiring the United States Trustee to Appoint a Separate Committee of Unsecured Creditors and/or (II) Reinstating TMI Trust Company as a Member of and Reconstituting the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (the “Committee’s Objection”) [Doc. 589]. The Court having 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s federal tax identification number are 8966. The Debtor’s principal place of business is located at 7887 Walmsley Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125.

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jurisdiction to consider the Motion and the relief requested therein pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 157 and 1334; consideration of the Motion and the relief requested therein being a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b)(2); venue being proper before this Court pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and the Court finding that good cause exists for granting, in part, the Motion; IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 1. The Motion is GRANTED IN PART, to the extent that the Debtor, as a party in interest pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 1109(b), may participate in the depositions and receive copies of non-privileged documents produced in discovery in connection with TMI Trust Company’s Motion for an Order (I) Requiring the United States Trustee to Appoint a Separate Committee of Unsecured Creditors and/or (II) Reinstating TMI Trust Company as a Member of and Reconstituting the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (the “Motion to Reconstitute”) [Doc. 521]. 2. The Motion is DENIED IN PART to the extent the Debtor has requested to receive copies of privileged documents. However, to the extent the Committee seeks to withhold documents from parties in interest on the basis of privilege, a privilege log must be provided to those parties. 3. The Court shall retain jurisdiction to hear and determine all matters arising from or related to the implementation of this Order. 4. Counsel for the Debtor shall serve this Order on the required parties pursuant to this Court’s Ex Parte Order Authorizing the Debtor to Limit Notice and Establishing Notice Procedures [Doc. 22]. Counsel shall file a certificate of service to that effect within three (3)

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business days of the entry of this Order. New Orleans, Louisiana, December 15, 2020. MEREDITH S. GRABILL UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE

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