On February 3, 2014, a to avoid alleged preferential transfers was filed in the bankruptcy case of Eastman Kodak Company and its affiliates. The filing was assigned docket number 6248 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve /Motion of Trustee of the Kodak GUC Trust for Order Establishing Procedures Governing Avoidance Actions (Hearing Date: April 2, 2014 @ 10:00 a.m., Objection Deadline: March 26, 2014 @ 4:00 p.m.) filed by Frank A. Oswald on behalf of Alan D. Halperin, Trustee of the Kodak GUC Trust with hearing to be held on 4/2/2014 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 617 (ALG) Responses due by 3/26/2014,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A: Procedures and Mediation Order # (2) Exhibit B: Referral Notice # (3) Exhibit C: List of Mediators # (4) Exhibit D – Mediation Notice # (5) Notice of Hearing) (Oswald, Frank)
Eastman Kodak Company filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 19, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-10202. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Allan Gropper. The law firm of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Eastman Kodak Company in the bankruptcy case.