On May 4, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Allied Nevada Gold Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 325 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration of Mark Taylor, Solely in the Capacity as a Representative of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors, in Support of the Committee’s Applications for Orders Authorizing the Employment and Retention of (i) Arent Fox LLP as Counsel to the Official Committee Nunc Pro Tunc to March 19, 2015; and (ii) Polsinelli PC as Delaware Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors Nunc Pro Tunc to March 19, 2015 (related document(s), ) Filed by The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors. (Ward, Christopher)
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.