Reagor-Dykes 

Now up to five: Two more former Reagor-Dykes employees plead guilty
Now up to five: Two more former Reagor-Dykes employees plead guilty

A former office manager and a former account manager have pleaded guilty for their roles in the massive fraud at the Reagor-Dykes Auto Group.

Reagor-Dykes counsel asks to delay liquidation request
Reagor-Dykes counsel asks to delay liquidation request

In federal bankruptcy court, attorneys for the Reagor-Dykes Auto Group have asked the court to push back a hearing asking to convert everything to liquidation.

First B&T: Reagor, Dykes using hearsay, speculation
First B&T: Reagor, Dykes using hearsay, speculation

In its civil action in federal court, First Bank and Trust claims Bart Reagor and Rick Dykes are using hearsay, speculation and innuendo to fight its lawsuit against them.

Judge denies Reagor's request to delay Vista Bank suit
Judge denies Reagor's request to delay Vista Bank suit

Judge Ruben Reyes has denied Bart Reagor's attempt to delay Vista Bank's lawsuit against him.

UPDATE: Jury orders Reagor to pay $53.7 million
UPDATE: Jury orders Reagor to pay $53.7 million

Testimony has wrapped in the Ford Motor Credit v. Bart Reagor trial. Jurors are now deliberating how much Reagor owes.

Jonah Tuls
Vista Bank: Reagor unnecessarily delaying
Vista Bank: Reagor unnecessarily delaying

Attorneys for Vista Bank are asking Judge Ruben Reyes to reject Reagor's request for a continuance.

Judge issues gag order against Reagor, representatives
Judge issues gag order against Reagor, representatives

A gag order has been issued, preventing Bart Reagor, or anyone speaking on his behalf, from making comments about this case before the jury makes a decision.

Kayla Black
Day 1: Ford Credit claims Bart Reagor owes $54 million
Day 1: Ford Credit claims Bart Reagor owes $54 million

The first day of the of the Ford Motor Credit v. Bart Reagor trial concluded Wednesday at the Lubbock Federal Courthouse with an amount of money the agency claimed Reagor now owes. 

Jonah Tuls
Countersuit: Vista Bank wrongfully used Reagor's accounts
Countersuit: Vista Bank wrongfully used Reagor's accounts

Bart Reagor, co-owner of the bankruptcy-ridden Reagor-Dykes Auto Group, claims a bank he and the auto group did business at wrongfully took control of his personal accounts to offset debt Vista Bank claimed against him.

Anthony Hall
Reagor-Dykes reorganization proposal goes to a vote
Reagor-Dykes reorganization proposal goes to a vote

A federal bankruptcy judge has approved the disclosure statement and reorganization plan for the Reagor-Dykes Auto Group, taking the next step toward rebuilding the auto group under Chapter 11.

Anthony Hall
More charges: Two Reagor-Dykes employees plead to bank fraud
More charges: Two Reagor-Dykes employees plead to bank fraud

The number of people who have pleaded to federal charges in the Reagor-Dykes fraud is now three.

First Bank & Trust proposes converting Reagor-Dykes bankruptcy to liquidation
First Bank & Trust proposes converting Reagor-Dykes bankruptcy to liquidation

In a motion filed Friday, Reagor-Dykes Auto Group creditor First Bank & Trust asked a U.S. bankruptcy court to convert the auto group's case from reorganization to liquidation, arguing the debtor has failed to propose ways to benefit its creditors.

Anthony Hall
Ford Credit, Reagor's attorneys propose jury orders ahead of trial
Ford Credit, Reagor's attorneys propose jury orders ahead of trial

Bart Reagor has demanded a jury trial to determine how much he owes Ford Motor Credit; he disputes the agency's original estimate of more than $46 million.

Anthony Hall
Reagor-Dykes names primary investor in re-organization plan
Reagor-Dykes names primary investor in re-organization plan

Henry Resources, LLC, has been named as the primary investor in the "Auto Investment Group," which will front the initial $13 million necessary to facilitate a plan out of bankruptcy.

Anthony Hall
Objections remain in Reagor-Dykes' path to reorganization
Objections remain in Reagor-Dykes' path to reorganization

Ford Credit still has objections to parts of Reagor-Dykes' proposed reorganization plan.

U.S. Trustee objects to Reagor-Dykes proposed use of cash collateral
U.S. Trustee objects to Reagor-Dykes proposed use of cash collateral

Days before the next scheduled hearing in the Reagor-Dykes bankruptcy case, a U.S. Trustee filed objection to the proposal to use cash collateral.

Trial date set in Ford Credit vs. Bart Reagor
Trial date set in Ford Credit vs. Bart Reagor

Senior U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings has set a trial date in determining what Bart Reagor owes to Ford Motor Credit. 

International Bank of Commerce sues Ford Credit, claims damages tied to Reagor-Dykes collapse
International Bank of Commerce sues Ford Credit, claims damages tied to Reagor-Dykes collapse

International Bank of Commerce is suing Ford Motor Credit, claiming it had an advantage over other lenders. It claims Ford Credit did not inform any other parties of major fraud until it was too late to mitigate damages.

UPDATED: Hearing on what Ford Credit claims Reagor owes rescheduled
UPDATED: Hearing on what Ford Credit claims Reagor owes rescheduled

A hearing was scheduled in Lubbock Federal Court Thursday morning over how much Bart Reagor personally owes to Ford Motor Credit. The hearing has been postponed.

Anthony Hall
Justice Hancock assigned to IBC vs. Reagor, R&D Acquisitions lawsuit
Justice Hancock assigned to IBC vs. Reagor, R&D Acquisitions lawsuit

An administrative judge has assigned a new judge to oversee International Bank of Commerce Oklahoma's lawsuit against Bart Reagor and Rick Dykes.

IBC Bank moves for summary judgment vs. Reagor, judge recuses himself
IBC Bank moves for summary judgment vs. Reagor, judge recuses himself

99th District Court Judge Bill Sowder has recused himself from a lawsuit filed against Bart Reagor. A new judge will have to decide whether to expedite a decision on International Bank of Commerce Oklahoma's claims against him.

Hearing on Reagor-Dykes reorganization plan scheduled
Hearing on Reagor-Dykes reorganization plan scheduled

There is a date set for hearing the Reagor-Dykes Auto Group's disclosure statement, for its re-organization plan.

Reagor-Dykes files reorganization plan
Reagor-Dykes files reorganization plan

The Chapter 11 reorganization plan includes up to $14 million from an unnamed "plan sponsor," agreements with Ford, GM, and Toyota, new consulting services to ensure smooth operations, and payments to creditors.

Anthony Hall
Bart Reagor states he had no knowledge of fraud, check kiting
Bart Reagor states he had no knowledge of fraud, check kiting

A consulting and media firm has released statements on behalf of Bart Reagor, stating he had no knowledge of alleged fraud at his Auto Group.

UPDATE: Judge approves bankruptcy plan schedule for Reagor-Dykes
UPDATE: Judge approves bankruptcy plan schedule for Reagor-Dykes

This will allow Reagor-Dykes to cut a deal with its creditors and lenders -- likely including Ford Motor Credit and GM Financial -- to make debt repayment more achievable.

Anthony Hall