On May 29, 2015, an 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 500 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain LeClairRyan, a Professional Corporation as Attorneys for the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders, Nunc Pro Tunc, as of May 25, 2015 Filed by Official Committee of Equity Security Holders. Hearing scheduled for 7/14/2015 at 02:00 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 6/15/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A (Mascitti Declaration) # (3) Exhibit B (Connor Declaration) # (4) Exhibit C (Proposed Order)) (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.