On July 8, 2015, a response to the notice of appointment of an official committee of unsecured creditors was filed in the bankruptcy case of Montreal Maine & Atlantic Railway Ltd. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1501 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Joinder of Derailment Wrongful Death Claimants to Trustee’s Motion for Order Disbanding the Official Committee of Victims Filed by Estates of David Lacroix Beaudoin, Estates of Marie Alliance, et al, Estates of Stephanie Bolduc, Real Custeau Claimants et al (related document(s): Generic Motion filed by Trustee Robert J. Keach). (Kurr, George)
Montreal Maine & Atlantic Railway Ltd. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 7, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maine. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-10670. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Louis Kornreich. The law firm of Verrill Dana, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Montreal Maine & Atlantic Railway Ltd. in the bankruptcy case.