On May 19, 2015, a motion for authority to enter into a transaction which is outside the ordinary course of business was filed in the bankruptcy case of LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2349 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize / LightSquared’s Motion for Entry of Order, Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105(a) and 363, Authorizing LightSquared To (A) Enter Into and Perform Under Engagement Letter Related to Working Capital Facility, (B) Pay Fees and Expenses in Connection Therewith, and (C) Provide Related Indemnities filed by Matthew Scott Barr on behalf of LightSquared Inc. with hearing to be held on 6/2/2015 at 01:00 PM at Courtroom 623 (SCC) Responses due by 5/26/2015,. (Barr, Matthew)
LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 14, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-12080. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to LightSquared Inc. (a/k/a SkyTerra Communications, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.