On June 23, 2014, an order regarding the motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Metex Mfg. Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 555 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing and Approving (I) Assumption of that Settlement Agreement and Mutual Release by and among Metex Mfg. Corporation and Century Indemnity Company (as successor to CCI Insurance Company, as successor to Insurance Company of North America, on its own behalf and as Successor to Indemnity Insurance Company of North America), Ace Property & Casualty Company (F/K/A Cigna Property and Casualty Company F/K/A Aetna Insurance Company), and Westchester Fire Insurance Company, dated as of June 21, 2012, (II) Sale of Certain Insurance Policies Free and Clear of Claims and Interests, and (III) Certain Other Relief in Connection with the Plan of Reorganization (Related Doc # ) signed on 6/23/2014. (LaChappelle, Jennifer)
Metex Mfg. Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 9, 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 12-14554. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Burton Lifland. The law firm of Reed Smith LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Metex Mfg. Corporation in the bankruptcy case.