On June 16, 2014, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Universal Cooperatives, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 154 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain VENABLE LLP as CO-COUNSEL TO THE OFFICIAL COMMITTEE OF UNSECURED CREDITORS Filed by OFFICIAL COMMITTEE OF UNSECURED CREDITORS. Hearing scheduled for 7/8/2014 at 10:30 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 7/1/2014. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – Declaration # (3) Proposed Form of Order # (4) Certificate of Service) (Edmonson, Jamie)
Universal Cooperatives, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 11, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-11187. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Foley & Lardner LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Universal Cooperatives, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.