The BSA filed a further amended proposed Plan of Reorganization with the Bankruptcy Court. This plan reaffirms our commitment to equitably compensate survivors and ensure the future of Scouting by moving forward as one Scouting Movement toward a global resolution of past abuse claims. Read more here.
On November 16, 2020, the Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) reached the bar date in its Chapter 11 case, marking the deadline for survivors to come forward and seek compensation from a proposed Trust. Read more here.
On July 9, Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein entered an order extending the exclusive periods in the BSA’s Chapter 11 case by 120 days, giving the organization until October 15, 2020 to file a plan of reorganization and December 15, 2020 to solicit votes to accept such plan. Read more here
On June 8, Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein granted an extension of the preliminary injunction order, which bars the litigation of abuse lawsuits against local councils and chartered organizations nationwide through November 16, subject to further extensions. Read more here.
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) and the committees representing survivors of past abuse in Scouting and unsecured creditors have agreed on a bar date of November 16, 2020, creating a window for victims of abuse to file claims in the BSA’s bankruptcy case. Read more here.