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In re Movie Gallery Inc.

Claimant asked the court to apply Fed. R. Bankr. P. 7023 to a proof of claim that he had filed purportedly on behalf of a class of former employees of debtors. Also before the court was the objection of the liquidating trustee to that proof of claim. At issue was whether Rule 7023 was properly applied and whether the claim was entitled to a presumption of validity per Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3001(f).
Court declined to treat proof of claim as class claim at advanced stage of case.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 15,2012, LexisNexis #0412-103