Tag Archives: Eastern District of Michigan — Bankruptcy
Buchwald Capital Advisors LLC v. Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians Cert Petition [Bankruptcy Code + Sovereign Immunity]
Here: buchwald cert petition Question presented: Whether the Bankruptcy Code abrogates the sovereign immunity of Indian tribes. Lower court materials here.
Here is the opinion in In re Greektown Holdings LLC. Briefs: buchwald-brief.pdf sault-tribe-brief.pdf buchwald-reply.pdf Lower court materials and prior posts here.
Here are the materials in the matter of Buchwald Capital Advisors, LLC v. Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, 16-cv-13643 (E.D. Mich. January 23, 2018)(In re: Greektown Holdings, LLC, #08-53104, Bankr. E.D. Mich.): Doc. 9 – Amended Brief of … Continue reading →
Earlier, the federal district court had held the federal bankruptcy act doesn’t abrogate tribal sovereign immunity. Here are the materials in In re Greektown Holdings LLC (E.D. Mich. Bkrcy.): 649-1 Motion to Dismiss 668-buchwald-response 679-reply 728-order
Here are the materials in In re Greektown Holdings LLC (E.D. Mich. Bkrcy.): 453 SSM Renewed Motion to Dismiss 463 Opposition 469 SSM Reply 474 Bankruptcy Court Order An excerpt: In sum, although Indian tribes have a “thumb on … Continue reading →