On July 17, 2015, a response to the motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Mississippi Phosphates Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 906 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Joinder in Debtors’ Motion for Approval and Entry of Proposed Stipulation and Settlement Agreement Filed by Interested Party US Dept. Of Justice, Env. Enf. Sec (RE: related document(s) Motion of the Debtors Pursuant to §§ 105 and 363 of the Bankruptcy Code and Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019 for an Order Approving Settlement among the Debtors, Phosphate Holdings, Inc., the Lender Parties, and the Environmental). (Long, Kenneth)
Mississippi Phosphates Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 27, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Mississippi . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-51667. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Katherine Samson. The law firm of Butler Snow LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Mississippi Phosphates Corporation in the bankruptcy case.