On May 6, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Wet Seal, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 657 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing the Debtors to Retain and Employ PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Nunc Pro Tunc to March 31, 2015, for the Purpose of Providing the Debtors With Tax Compliance Services, and, as Necessary, Tax Consulting Services and Other Tax Services and Approving Request for a Waiver of the Information Requirements of Local Rule 2016-2. (Related Doc # ) Order Signed on 5/6/2015. (LCN)
The Wet Seal, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 15, 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 15-10081. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Wet Seal, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.