On June 12, 2014, an order regarding the motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 55 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order granting motion AUTHORIZING PAYMENT OFPREPETITION (I) WAGES, SALARIES AND OTHER COMPENSATIONOF EMPLOYEES, (II) EMPLOYEE MEDICAL AND SIMILAR BENEFITS,(III) REIMBURSABLE EMPLOYEE EXPENSES, AND (IV) OTHERMISCELLANEOUS EMPLOYEE EXPENSES AND BENEFITS(related document # ) Entered on 6/12/2014. (Blanco, J.)
Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 10, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-32821. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stacey Jernigan. The law firm of DLA Piper US LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.