On April 3, 2015, an order regarding the 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 754 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order clarifying the right and obligation of the Debtor-in-Possession to recognize and act on enforceable orders of the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) as the Debtor-in-Possession complies with DEP’s directives for cleanup of the site, and clarifying the right to payment from AIG Insurance proceeds or other funds of the Debtor-in-Possession, upon 744 Motion of the WVDEP To Alter or Amend the 725 Order entered 3/19/15. Transmitted to BNC with Instructions for Mailing. (ljg) (Entered: 04/03/2015)
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.