On July 15, 2015, an objection to the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Molycorp, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 180 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Omnibus Objection United States Trustees Limited Omnibus Objection To Application Of The Debtors For An Order Authorizing Them To Retain And Employ Jones Day As Counsel, Nunc Pro Tunc As Of The Petition Date (D. E. 115); Application Of The Debtors For An Order Authorizing The Retention And Employment Of Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP As Attorneys For The Debtors, Nunc Pro Tunc To The Petition Date (D. E. 117); Application Of Debtors (I) To Retain And Employ Miller Buckfire & Co., LLC As Investment Banker Nunc Pro Tunc As Of The Petition Date And (II) Seeking Waiver Of Certain Informational Requirements Of Local Rule 2016-1 (D.E. 119); And Debtors Application For An Order Authorizing Them To Retain And Employ Alixpartners, LLP As Financial Advisor Nunc Pro Tunc As Of The Petition Date (D.E. 120) (related document(s), , , ) Filed by United States Trustee (Attachments: # (1) Certificate of Service) (Casey, Linda)
Molycorp, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 25, 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 15-11357. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Molycorp, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.