On March 17, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Wet Seal, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 434 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Shortening Notice with Respect to Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order Authorizing (A) The Sale of Substantially all of the Debtors’ Assets Free and Clear of all Claims, Liens, Rights, Interests and Encumbrances; (B) The Debtors to Enter into and Perform Their Obligations Under the Asset Purchase Agreement; and (C) The Debtors to Assume and Assign Certain Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases. (Related Doc # )(related document(s), ), Approving Motion to Shorten Time (Related Doc # )(related document(s), ) Order Signed on 3/17/2015. (GM)
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.