U.S. Supreme Court
Oral Argument Date
December 04, 2023
Lower Court Opinion
Whether the Bankruptcy Code authorizes a court to approve, as part of a plan of reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code, a release that extinguishes claims held by nondebtors against nondebtor third parties, without the claimants’ consent.
U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief urging U.S. Supreme Court to recognize discretion of bankruptcy courts to issue third-party releases in appropriate cases
October 27, 2023
Robert E. Dunn of Eimer Stahl LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.