On April 2, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Freedom Industries, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 744 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion by Interested Party West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to Amend 725 Order on Motion to Compromise with Certificate of Service. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order) (Basdekis, Athanasios) (Entered: 04/02/2015)
Freedom Industries, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 17, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of West Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-20017. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Ronald Pearson. The law firm of McGuireWoods LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Freedom Industries, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.