On March 27, 2015, an objection to the motion for authority to assume and/or assign agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Wet Seal, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 512 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection Objection Of DDR Corp., Forest City Commercial Management, GGP Limited Partnership, The Irvine Company LLC, And Turnberry Associates To The Debtors’ Proposed Assumption And Assignment Of Unexpired Leases And Proposed Cure Amounts (related document(s), ) Filed by Forest City Commercial Management, Inc., DDR Corp., GGP Limited Partnership, The Irvine Company LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company, Turnberry Associates (LeHane, Robert)
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.