On January 13, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Energy Future Holdings Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3280 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing The Retention And Employment Of O’Kelly Ernst & Bielli, LLC As Co-Counsel For Debtor And Debtor In Possession Energy Future Holding Corp. Effective Nunc Pro Tunc To November 19, 2014. (Related Doc # ) Order Signed on 1/13/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit 1) (BJM)
Energy Future Holdings Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 29, 2014. 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 14-10979. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Energy Future Holdings Corp. in the bankruptcy case.