Official Unsecured Creditors Comm. of Hearthside Baking Co. v. Cohen (In re Hearthside Baking Co. Inc.)

Ruling: 
Action for accounting and removal of debtor's CEO and trustee was "related to" debtor's bankruptcy and not suitable for abstention.
Procedural posture: 
Plaintiffs, the unsecured creditors' committee for the debtor, intervened in a state court matter and had the matter removed to proceed in the court as an adversary proceeding. The committee filed an additional adversary proceeding and sought consolidation. Defendant trustees filed a motion for the court to abstain from going forward in the first adversary proceeding, pursuant to 28 U.S.C.S. § 1334, and to remand the matter to state court.
Issue: 
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on August 04,2008, LexisNexis #1208-131