On April 13, 2015, a application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of ALCO Stores, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1020 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion //Debtors’ Motion To Amend The Order Pursuant To Sections 105(a) and 363(b) Of The Bankruptcy Code (A) Authorizing The Employment Of Deloitte Transactions And Business Analytics LLP To Provide The Debtors A Chief Restructuring Officer And Certain Additional Personnel, And (B) Designating Michael Juniper As The Chief Restructuring Officer For The Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc To The Petition Date. Filed by Debtor ALCO Stores, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A- Proposed Order) (Slusher, Vincent)
ALCO Stores, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 12, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-34941. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stacey Jernigan. The law firm of DLA Piper US LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to ALCO Stores, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.