On December 31, 2014, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 248 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Expedite Hearing Filed by J. Stephen Simms on behalf of Aegean Bunkering (USA) LLC, Creditor (RE: 247 Motion to Continue/Reschedule Hearing filed by Creditor Aegean Bunkering (USA) LLC) (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order) (Simms, J.) (Entered: 12/31/2014)
O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 13, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-51720. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Alan Shiff. The law firm of Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. in the bankruptcy case.