On July 20, 2015, a motion for miscellaneous “first day” relief was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 8 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Extend Deadline to File Schedules or Provide Required Information : Motion of Debtors Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105(a) and 521, Fed. R. Bankr. P. 1007(c) and 9006(b), and Local Rule 1007-1 for Entry of Order Extending Time to File Schedules of Assets and Liabilities, Schedules of Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases, and Statements of Financial Affairs filed by Ray C Schrock on behalf of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc.. (Schrock, Ray) (Entered: 07/20/2015)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.