On May 20, 2015, a motion for the court to set a bar date for the filing of proofs of claim was filed in the bankruptcy case of Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 113 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order (I) Setting Bar Dates for Filing Proofs of Claim, Including Requests for Payment Under Section 503(b)(9) of the Bankruptcy Code, (II) Setting a Bar Date for the Filing of Requests for Allowance of Administrative Expense Claims, (III) Establishing the Amended Schedules Bar Date and the Rejection Damages Bar Date, (IV) Approving the Form of and Manner for Filing Proofs of Claim, Including 503(b)(9) Requests, (V) Approving Notice of Bar Dates, and (VI) Granting Related Relief filed by Michael A. Condyles of Kutak Rock LLP on behalf of Patriot Coal Corporation. (Condyles, Michael)
Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 12, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-32450. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Keith Phillips. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) in the bankruptcy case.