official trustee

An official trustee in bankruptcy under a former practice, now prohibited, of recognizing a particular corporation in the federal district as entitled to appointment as trustee in bankruptcy in all cases arising in the district requiring a trustee. 9 Am J2d Bankr § 621.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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