Ex-Brooke CEO Suit Stays In Bankruptcy Court For Now

Law360, New York (October 20, 2011, 7:30 PM EDT) -- A Kansas federal judge ruled Wednesday that the former CEO of Brooke Capital Corp. will not get a jury trial — at least not yet — over claims that he was responsible for an accounting misstatement that led to $450 million in claims against the bankrupt insurance agency.

U.S. District Judge Julie A. Robinson refused a request from ex-CEO Kyle Garst and several co-defendants, all former directors at Brooke Capital, to move a bankruptcy trustee's case against them into a district court so they could be...
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Case Information

Case Title

Riederer v. Whipple et al

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Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy Withdrawl


Julie A. Robinson

Date Filed

September 15, 2011

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