U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


2023 Term

Oral Argument Date

December 04, 2023


Questions Presented

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.

Case Updates

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

U.S. Chamber Coalition Amicus Brief

Robert E. Dunn of Eimer Stahl LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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