On January 13, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Nortel Networks Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 15040 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Granting Application of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Nortel Networks Inc., et al. to Retain and Employ Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLC, as Successor Co-Counsel, Nunc Pro Tunc to November 17, 2014. (Related Doc # ) Order Signed on 1/13/2015. (LCN)
Nortel Networks Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 14, 2009. 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 09-10138. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Nortel Networks Inc. in the bankruptcy case.