On December 22, 2014, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 979 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Compromise with Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc. filed by Christopher M. Desiderio on behalf of Chad J. Shandler, the Plan Administrator with hearing to be held on 1/14/2015 at 11:00 AM at Poughkeepsie Office – 355 Main Street Responses due by 1/7/2015,. (Attachments: # (1) Notice of Hearing # (2) Exhibit A – Settlement Agreement # (3) Proposed Order) (Desiderio, Christopher)
St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 17, 2013. 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 13-37725. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Cecilia Morris. The law firm of Nixon Peabody LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York in the bankruptcy case.