On April 3, 2015, a application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Energy Future Holdings Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 4057 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Shorten Notice With Respect to the EFH Committees Application for an Order (A) Authorizing the Retention and Employment of Kinsella Media, LLC as Asbestos Noticing Expert to the EFH Official Committee nunc pro tunc to March 27, 2015 and (B) Waiving Certain Information Requirements Pursuant to Local Rule 2016-2(h) (related document(s)) Filed by The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Energy Future Holdings Corp., Energy Future Intermediate Holding Company, LLC, EFIH Finance, Inc., and EECI, Inc. (EFH Committee). (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Form of Order) (Wright, Davis)
Energy Future Holdings Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 29, 2014. 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 14-10979. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Energy Future Holdings Corp. in the bankruptcy case.