On May 27, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 10 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion Regarding Chapter 11 First Day Motions (Motion for an Order (A) to Pay All Outstanding Pre-Petition Wages, Salaries, Other Accrued Compensation, Expense Reimbursements, Benefits, and Related Amounts; and (B) Continue Specified Benefit Programs in the Ordinary Course of Business) Filed by Debtor BIRMINGHAM COAL & COKE COMPANY, INC. (Brazeal, Clyde) (Entered: 05/27/2015)
Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 27, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02075. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Jones Walker LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.