On January 12, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of vendors was filed in the bankruptcy case of Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 6 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion Prohibiting Utilities from Discontinuing Service (Motion of Debtors for an Order Prohibiting (I) Utility Companies from Altering or Discontinuing Service on Account of Prepetition Invoices, (II) Approving Deposit as Adequate Assurance of Payment and (III) Establishing Procedures for Resolving Requests by Utility Companies for Additional Adequate Assurance of Payment) Filed By Suntech America, Inc. (Heath, Paul) (Entered: 01/12/2015)
Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 12, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10054. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) in the bankruptcy case.