Future Claims Rep Sanctioned In American West Ch. 11
By Lance Duroni
Law360, Chicago (July 29, 2013, 7:43 PM ET) -- A Nevada bankruptcy judge on Friday revoked the appointment of the future claims representative in the bankruptcy case of now-reorganized American West Development Inc. over disclosure violations for which the representative and his law firm had already forfeited their fees.
Granting a request from the U.S. Trustee’s Office, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Mike K. Nakagawa revoked the order that cleared James L. Moore to act on behalf of future construction defect claimants targeting the Las Vegas home builder, along with another order approving the employment of Moore’s...