On February 11, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Estate BIPCO, LLC (f/k/a Bear Island Paper Company, L.L.C.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1655 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration (Twelfth) (Re: related document(s) Application to Employ filed by Estate BIPCO, LLC) filed by Jonathan L. Hauser of Troutman Sanders LLP on behalf of Estate BIPCO, LLC. (Hauser, Jonathan)
Estate BIPCO, LLC (f/k/a Bear Island Paper Company, L.L.C.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 24, 2010. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 10-31202. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Keith Phillips. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Estate BIPCO, LLC (f/k/a Bear Island Paper Company, L.L.C.) in the bankruptcy case.