On April 20, 2015, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Allied Nevada Gold Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 222 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Leave to File Debtors’ Reply to Response and Reservation of Rights of the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders to Debtors’ Motion for Orders (I)(A) Authorizing Selling Debtors’ Entry into the Stalking Horse Purchase Agreement for the Sale of the Selling Debtors’ Exploration Properties and Related Assets, (B) Approving Bidding Procedures and Bid Protections, (C) Scheduling a Hearing to Consider Approval of the Sale of Assets, (D) Approving Form and Manner of Notice of Sale, and (E) Granting Related Relief; and (II)(A) Authorizing and Approving the Sale of the Selling Debtors’ Assets Free and Clear of Liens, Claims, Interests and Encumbrances, (B) Authorizing the Assumption and Assignment of Certain Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases, and (C) Granting Related Relief (related document(s), ) Filed by Allied Nevada Gold Corp.. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Debtors Reply) (Tarr, Stanley)
Allied Nevada Gold Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 10, 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 15-10503. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Allied Nevada Gold Corp. in the bankruptcy case.