contested matter
contested matter
a dispute among the parties to a bankruptcy proceeding, instituted by the filing of a motion of the court (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)

A disputed matter arising in the bankruptcy case that is brought before the Bankruptcy Court by motion (SA-Bankruptcy.com)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.


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