On December 16, 2014, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion for authority to abandon assets of the debtor’s estate was filed in the bankruptcy case of Borders Group, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3477 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Statement /Certification of Curtis R. Smith in Support of Motion of BGI Creditors’ Liquidating Trust and Trustee for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Destruction and/or Abandonment of Certain of the Debtors’ Books and Records (related document(s)) filed by Bruce Buechler on behalf of BGI Creditors Liquidating Trust and Curtis R. Smith in his capacity as the Liquidating Trustee. (Buechler, Bruce)
Borders Group, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 16, 2011. 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 11-10614. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn. The law firm of Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Borders Group, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.