On June 19, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Allied Nevada Gold Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 609 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration of John Connor in Support of the Application for an Order Authorizing the Employment and Retention of Cole Schotz P.C. as Delaware and Conflicts Counsel for the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders, Nunc Pro Tunc to May 27, 2015 (related document(s)) Filed by Official Committee of Equity Security Holders. (Reilley, Patrick)
Allied Nevada Gold Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 10, 2015. 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 15-10503. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Allied Nevada Gold Corp. in the bankruptcy case.