On July 10, 2015, an objection to the motion for the court to estimate the amount of a claim was filed in the bankruptcy case of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 50276 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion / Corrected Objection of Newport Global Opportunities Fund L.P. and Newport Global Credit Fund (Master) L.P. to the Motion of Plan Administrator Pursuant to Sections 8.4, 9.3, and 14.1 of the Modified Third Amended Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and Its Affiliated Debtors to Estimate Claims for Reserve and Distribution Purposes (related document(s)) filed by Howard Steel on behalf of Newport Global Opportunities Fund LP and Newport Global Credit Fund (Master) LP. with hearing to be held on 7/22/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 623 (SCC) (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A) (Steel, Howard)
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 15, 2008. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 08-13555. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge James Peck. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. in the bankruptcy case.