On May 27, 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 459 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration of Edgar G. Sargent in Support of Application of Official Committee of Equity Security Holders of Allied Nevada Gold Corp., et al., Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. Sections 328(a) and 1103(a) for Authority to Retain and Employ Susman Godfrey L.L.P. as Counsel Nunc Pro Tunc to April 11, 2015 (related document(s)) Filed by The Official Committee of Equity Security Holders. (Skomorucha Owens, Karen)
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.