On December 31, 2014, an order regarding the motion for the court to abstain or withdraw the reference from the bankruptcy court was filed in the bankruptcy case of O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 246 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Granting Motion Expedite Hearing (RE: 245)Motion to Continue Hearing on Joint Motion of the Debtors and the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Transfer of Venue of Cases to United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. section 1412 an Hearing to be held on 1/6/2015 at 02:00 PM at Room 123, Courtroom. (RE: 244 Motion to Continue/Reschedule Hearing filed by Creditor NuStar Supply & Trading LLC, Creditor NuStar Energy Services, Inc.) (Waterbury, Susan) (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.