Accusers Set To Fight Boy Scouts' Bid To Halt Suits In Ch. 11

Law360 (March 19, 2020, 7:24 PM EDT) -- The Boy Scouts of America is gearing up for a potential fight next week with certain plaintiffs that have filed sexual abuse suits against the organization and are opposed to its bid in Chapter 11 to halt such cases.

During a teleconference Thursday, the Boy Scouts updated U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein on scheduling matters in its Chapter 11, given the court continues to shuffle hearing dates due to the coronavirus crisis. Earlier this week, the court halted all non-"time sensitive" proceedings until at least April 15 and said hearings should be held via telephone or video conference.

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