On May 21, 2015, an order regarding the to initiate an adversary proceeding was filed in the bankruptcy case of Personal Communications Devices, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 634 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Establishing Streamlined Procedures Governing Adversary Proceedings Brought by Devices Liquidation Trust Pursuant to Sections 502, 547, 548, 549, and 550 of the Bankruptcy Code. Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(f), made applicable herein pursuant to Bankruptcy Rule 7026 is hereby waived and is not applicable to the Avoidance Actions. The parties to the Avoidance Actions shall have through and including 11/30/2015 to complete non-expert fact discovery, excluding depositions of fact witnesses. Not less than 21 days prior to the Omnibus Hearing, any party may file objections to the Mediation Procedures Order. Omnibus Pre-Trial Conference set for 7/15/2015 at 02:00 PM at Courtroom 960 (Judge Trust), CI, NY. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit). Ordered that the Procedures Motion is Granted. (RE: related document(s)5 Motion to Authorize/Direct filed by Plaintiff Devices Liquidation Trust). Signed on 5/21/2015 (dhc)
Personal Communications Devices, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 19, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-74303. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Alan Trust. The law firm of Goodwin Procter LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Personal Communications Devices, LLC in the bankruptcy case.