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Cincinnati Ins. Co. v. American Glass Indus. Inc.

Plaintiff, an insurance company, filed a motion to vacate a prior court order that had granted a motion to stay the action pending the disposition of a bankruptcy proceeding of the debtor defendant, that had been brought by the codefendants, joint and several obligors of the debtor and the owners of 92 percent of the debtor.
Ruling: 
Granting of motion to stay brought by debtor's co-defendants in industry action vacated.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on May 16,2008, LexisNexis #0608-037

Dunnam v. Sportsstuff Inc.

In a product liability case between diverse parties, defendant recreational marine products manufacturer filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, which, pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 362(a)(1), automatically stayed proceedings as to it. The matter was before the federal district court on defendant retailer's motion to stay proceedings.
Ruling: 
Products liability stayed against third-party defendant due to indemnity agreement with debtor.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on January 23,2008, LexisNexis #0208-076