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Highland Capital Management, L.P. v. NexPoint Advisors, L.P.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-631 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether Section 524(e) of the Bankruptcy Code, as its text suggests, states only the effect of a discharge on third parties’ liability for a debtor’s own debts or instead constrains the power of a court when confirming a plan of reorganization.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 03 2022Application (22A397) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from December 6, 2022 to January 5, 2023, submitted to Justice Alito.
Nov 08 2022Application (22A397) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until January 5, 2023.
Jan 05 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 8, 2023)