On May 13, 2015, a application for final approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Washington Mutual, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 12010 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Shorten (Motion of WMI Liquidating Trust to Shorten the Notice and Objection Periods with Respect to the Motion of WMI Liquidating Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 105(A) to Adjourn the Hearing to Consider the Motion of Grant Thornton for an Order to Show Cause Why Sanctions Should Not Be Imposed Against Washington Mutual Liquidating Trust for Failure to Comply With the Courts Final Fee Order [Docket No. 10476] By Failing and Refusing to Pay Approved Professional Fees) Filed by WMI Liquidating Trust. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A) (Steele, Amanda)
Washington Mutual, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 26, 2008. 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 08-12229. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Washington Mutual, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.