On May 8, 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 Reed and Barton Corporation (f/k/a Reed and Barton Silversmiths) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 249 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion filed by Interested Party Lifetime Brands, Inc. to Determine Amount of Break-Up Fee. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit 1 – Mar. 18 Transcript) (Christmas, Robert)
Reed and Barton Corporation (f/k/a Reed and Barton Silversmiths) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 17, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10534. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Henry Boroff. The law firm of Holland & Knight LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Reed and Barton Corporation (f/k/a Reed and Barton Silversmiths) in the bankruptcy case.