In re Tench

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court lacked authority to extend deadline for filing proofs of claim on grounds of excusable neglect.
Issue: 
Whether a bankruptcy court erred by allowing late-filed proofs of claim in a chapter 13 case on the basis that a creditor's delay was due to excusable neglect.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 11,2016, LexisNexis #0616-004