On January 15, 2015, an order regarding the motion for the court to abstain or withdraw the reference from the bankruptcy court was filed in the bankruptcy case of O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 311 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Pre-Trial Order (RE: 229 Motion to Transfer Case filed by Creditor Committee The Official Committee Of Unsecured Creditors, Debtor O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc., Debtor O.W. Bunker North America Inc., Debtor O.W. Bunker USA Inc., 255 Response filed by Creditor NuStar Supply & Trading LLC, Creditor NuStar Energy Services, Inc.) Trial date set for 2/18/2015 at 10:00 AM at Room 123, Courtroom. (Senteio, Renee) (Entered: 01/15/2015)
O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 13, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-51720. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Alan Shiff. The law firm of Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to O.W. Bunker Holding North America Inc. in the bankruptcy case.