On January 15, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2023 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration — Third Supplemental Declaration of John P. Janka in Support of Debtors’ Application for Entry of an Order Pursuant to Section 327(e) of the Bankruptcy Code and Rule 2014 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure Authorizing Employment and Retention of Latham & Watkins LLP as Special Counsel to the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date (related document(s)) filed by Mitchell A. Seider on behalf of LightSquared Inc.. (Seider, Mitchell)
LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 14, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-12080. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.