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Venue transfer in New Louisiana case on hold

Oct 15, 2014 - The Deal Pipeline

A Louisiana judge has continued a venue transfer hearing for nursing home operator New Louisiana Holdings LLC indefinitely.

Judge Robert Summerhays of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana in Lafayette continued the Oct. 7 hearing "without date," according to an Oct. 3 order. A new hearing had not been scheduled as of Wednesday, Oct. 15.

As of Sept. 15, the estates of 34 patients had filed motions requesting the case be moved from the Louisiana court to the ...