On January 6, 2015, a response to the motion for the court to abstain or withdraw the reference from the bankruptcy court was filed in the bankruptcy case of Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 4788 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Notice of Filing Response to Motion of Appellant, Chapter 7 Trustee, Soneet Kapila, for Immediate Withdrawal of the Reference of Jeffrey Soffer’s Emergency Motion to Lift the Automatic Stay, to the Extent Applicable, to Allow Payment of Costs and Proceeds Under Certain Director and Officer Liability Insurance Policies and Related Pleadings filed in the pending Appeal in District Court, Filed by Interested Party Jeffrey Soffer (Re: 4783 Notice of Filing). (Attachments: # 1 Part 2 # 2 Part 3 # 3 Part 4 # 4 Part 5 # 5 Part 6 # 6 Part 7 # 7 Part 8 # 8 Part 9 # 9 Part 10 # 10 Part 11 # 11 Part 12 # 12 Part 13) (Gassenheimer, James) (Entered: 01/06/2015)
Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 9, 2009. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 09-21481. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge A. Jay Cristol. The law firm of Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC in the bankruptcy case.