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Bankruptcy Litigation

Bankruptcy ‘Plunderers’ Can Be Sued by Creditors, Third Circuit Rules

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled in a precedential decision that in cases where a trustee has abandoned a bankrupt entity, a creditor can nevertheless sue those who “plunder” a near-insolvent company of its remaining assets.

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled in a precedential decision that in cases where a trustee has abandoned a bankrupt entity, a creditor can nevertheless sue those who “plunder” a near-insolvent company of its remaining assets.

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