On March 13, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 141 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration in Support // Supplemental Affidavit of Donald J. Detweiler in Support of Application for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Employment and Retention of Pepper Hamilton LLP as Delaware Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Suntech America, Inc., et al., Nunc Pro Tunc to January 22, 2015 (related document(s), ) Filed by Pepper Hamilton LLP. (Detweiler, Donald)
Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 12, 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 15-10054. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) in the bankruptcy case.