Weisfelner v. Blavatnik (In re Lyondell Chem. Co.)

Ruling: 
Trustee's late-filed motion to name the executrix as the appropriate party in an adversary proceeding against estate of deceased individual granted due to excusable neglect.
Issue: 
Should trustee be allowed to substitute the executrix of a decedent transferee's estate as the proper defendant in an avoidance proceeding where it's motion was not timely filed?
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on January 04,2016, LexisNexis #0116-140