On March 9, 2015, a motion for authority to take discovery was filed in the bankruptcy case of Life Partners Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 176 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for leave EMERGENCY OPPOSED MOTION BY CERTAIN SHAREHOLDERS FOR AN ORDER OVERRULING THE DEBTORS OBJECTION TO THE PRODUCTION AND ADMISSION OF SIX EMAILS, TO THE EXTENT UNPRIVILEGED, TO AUGMENT THE RECORD RELATING TO THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSIONS MOTION FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF A CHAPTER 11 TRUSTEE (related document(s)  Application to approve the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee) Filed by Creditor Certain Shareholders of Life Partners Holdings, Inc. Objections due by 4/2/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Declaration # (2) Exhibit 1 # (3) Exhibit 2 # (4) Exhibit 3 # (5) Exhibit 4 # (6) Exhibit 5 # (7) Privilage Log) (Rodriguez, Jason)
Life Partners Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 20, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-40289. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Russell Nelms. The law firm of Forshey & Prostok LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Life Partners Holdings, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.