6th Circuit: Bankruptcy Court Right To Deny Creditors' Claim; New Theory Improper

6th Circuit: Bankruptcy Court Right To Deny Creditors' Claim; New Theory Improper

CINCINNATI - A panel of the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on May 8 ruled that a bankruptcy court properly denied a claim made by creditors who were not "clear" about their claim and on grounds that they improperly asserted a new claim in addition to their original case against the bankruptcy estate (Alison Gordon, et al. v. Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (In Re: Royal Manor Management Inc. No. 09-4432, Chapter 11, 6th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 9451)

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