On December 2, 2014, a motion for a protective order/to file a pleading under seal was filed in the bankruptcy case of Washington Mutual, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 11912 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to File Under Seal (Motion for an Oder Pursuant to Section 107(b) of the Bankruptcy Code, Bankruptcy Rule 9018 and Local Rule 9018-1 Authorizing WMI Liquidating Trust to File Unredacted Settlement Agreement and Related Settlement Motion Under Seal) (related document(s)) Filed by WMI Liquidating Trust. Hearing scheduled for 12/23/2014 at 10:30 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 12/16/2014. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A) (Steele, Amanda)
Washington Mutual, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 26, 2008. 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 08-12229. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Washington Mutual, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.