On July 20, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to use cash management systems was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 58 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
INTERIM ORDER signed on 7/20/2015 PURSUANT 11 U.S.C. §§ 105(a), 363, 364, 503, AND 507 REQUESTING AUTHORITY TO (I) CONTINUE USING EXISTING CASH MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, BANK ACCOUNTS, AND BUSINESS FORMS, (II) IMPLEMENT CHANGES TO THE CASH MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN THE ORDINARY COURSE OF BUSINESS, (III) CONTINUE INTERCOMPANY TRANSACTIONS, (IV) PROVIDE ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSE PRIORITY FOR POSTPETITION INTERCOMPANY CLAIMS, AND FOR RELATED RELIEF . ORDERED that the Final Hearing on the Motion shall be held on August 10, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. . (Andino, Eddie)
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.