International Gemologists, a Los Angeles-based lab and appraisal service, filed for Chapter 7 in July.
The company was also known as Monteau Gemological Services, according to court
Total assets are listed at $2,800, and liabilities at $216,724.11.
Top creditors include the Internal Revenue Service, which is owed $49,460.25
for “payroll withholding.”
Company owner Norman Monteau told JCK he would prefer to speak after a
creditor’s meeting, which will be held Aug. 23.