On January 16, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion for authority to obtain debtor-in-possession financing was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Wet Seal, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 22 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration – Declaration of Derek Pitts in Support of (A) Debtors Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Pursuant to Sections 105, 361, 362, 363 and 364 of the Bankruptcy Code and Bankruptcy Rules 2002, 4001 and 9014: (1) Authorizing Post-Petition Financing, (2) Granting Liens and Providing Superpriority Administrative Expense Priority, (3) Authorizing Use of Cash Collateral and Providing for Adequate Protection, (4) Modifying the Automatic Stay, and (5) Scheduling a Final Hearing and (B) Motion of the Debtors for an Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105(a), 365(a) and 503(b) (I) Approving and Authorizing the Assumption of the Plan Sponsorship Agreement, and (II) Approving and Authorizing the Payment of the Break-Up Fee and Expense Reimbursement (related document(s), ) Filed by The Wet Seal, Inc., a Delaware Corporation. (Kandestin, Maris)
The Wet Seal, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 15, 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 15-10081. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Wet Seal, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.