On July 20, 2015, a motion for an extension of a pending deadline was filed in the bankruptcy case of Walter Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 125 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Extend Time Ex Parte Motion for an Order (A) Extending Time to Hold the 341 Meeting, (B) Approving the Form of Publication of Notice of Commencement of the Debtors’ Chapter 11 Cases, and (C) Granting Related Relief Filed by Debtor Walter Energy, Inc., et al. (Bailey, James)
Walter Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02741. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Walter Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.