Fiduciary Duty

In a decision signed July 17, 2017 in the Our Alchemy, LLC bankruptcy (case 16-11596), Judge Gross of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court granted a trustee’s partial motion to dismiss a complaint, holding that a creditor cannot assert general claims against a Chapter 7 Trustee in his official capacity (essentially a derivative action meant to enrich


In a 20 page decision signed July 1, 2011, Judge Shannon of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court partially granted a motion to dismiss, holding that the allegations of fraud in the complaint were insufficiently pled as to one of the defendants. Judge Shannon’s opinion is available here (the “Opinion”).  It seems that claims of