On July 13, 2015, a disclosure statement with respect to a plan of reorganization or liquidation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 497 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Order (I) Approving the Disclosure Statement; (II) Approving Solicitation and Notice Materials; (III) Approving Forms of Ballots; (IV) Establishing Solicitation and Voting Procedures; (V) Establishing Procedures for Allowing and Estimating Certain Claims for Voting Purposes; (VI) Scheduling a Confirmation Hearing and (VII) Establishing Notice and Objection Procedures filed by Michael A. Condyles of Kutak Rock LLP on behalf of Patriot Coal Corporation. (Condyles, Michael)
Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 12, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-32450. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Keith Phillips. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) in the bankruptcy case.