On March 19, 2015, a motion for authority to abandon assets of the debtor’s estate was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2270 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize / Motion of the Liquidating Trustee for an Order Authorizing the Decommissioning and Abandonment of Computer Databases and the Abandonment of Hard Copy Records filed by Howard Steel on behalf of Dewey & LeBoeuf Liquidation Trust with hearing to be held on 4/9/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 501 (MG) Responses due by 4/2/2015,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A_ Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit B_ Jacobs Declaration # (3) Exhibit C_ Hard Copy Records # (4) Exhibit D_ Protective Order) (Steel, Howard)
Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 28, 2012. 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 12-12321. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn. The law firm of Togut, Segal & Segal LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP in the bankruptcy case.