On November 15, 2013, a motion for authority to reject agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester and its affiliates. The filing was assigned docket number 436 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize Motion of Debtors for an Order Pursuant to Sections 105(a) and 365 of the Bankruptcy Code Authorizing and Approving Procedures for Rejection of Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases (related document(s), ) filed by Burton S. Weston on behalf of Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester. with hearing to be held on 12/2/2013 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom TBA, White Plains Office (RDD) (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit B – Form of Notice of Rejection) (Weston, Burton)
Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 29, 2013. 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 13-22840. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Garfunkel Wild, P.C. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester in the bankruptcy case.