No. 428.

297 U.S. 225 (1936)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided February 3, 1936.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. George T. Buckingham, with whom Messrs. Don Kenneth Jones and Vincent O'Brien were on the brief, for petitioners.

Mr. Maurice Walk, with whom Messrs. Frank E. McAllister and William J. Grace were on the brief, for respondents.

MR. JUSTICE CARDOZO delivered the opinion of the Court.

The controversy here, as in Duparquet Huot & Moneuse Co. v. Evans, decided at the same time, ante, p. 216, is one as to the meaning of the words "equity receiverships" in the statute for the reorganization of debtor corporations. Bankruptcy Act, § 77 B (a); 11 U.S.C., § 207 (a).

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