On January 23, 2015, a motion for the court to set a bar date for the filing of proofs of claim was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Wet Seal, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 133 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve – Debtors Motion Pursuant to Sections 501 and 502 of the Bankruptcy Code, Bankruptcy Rules 2002 and 3003(c)(3), and Local Rule 2002-1(e) for Order Establishing Deadlines for Filing Proofs of Claim and Approving Form and Manner of Notice Thereof Filed by The Wet Seal, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 2/11/2015 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 2/4/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – C) (Buchanan, Travis)
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.