On February 5, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of J & B Partners Management LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 80 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as Co-Counsel to the Debtors and Debtors in Possession filed by Michael P. Cooley on behalf of J & B Partners Management LLC. (Cooley, Michael)
J & B Partners Management LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 6, 2015. 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 15-22017. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to J & B Partners Management LLC in the bankruptcy case.