On June 20, 2014, a motion for authority to reject agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of Morris Brown College and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 381 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Reject Executory Contract or Lease filed by John A. Moore on behalf of Morris Brown College. Hearing to be held on 7/16/2014 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom 1402, Atlanta, (Moore, John)
Morris Brown College filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 25, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-71188. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Barbara Ellis-Monro. The law firm of Dilworth Paxson LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Morris Brown College in the bankruptcy case.