On August 3, 2015, a motion for the joint administration of the debtors’ cases was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Joint Administration with (Motion of the Debtors, Pursuant to Rule 1015(b) of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, for an Order Directing the Joint Administration of their Chapter 11 Cases) filed by Tyler P. Brown of Hunton & Williams on behalf of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.. (Brown, Tyler)
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 3, 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 15-33896. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Huennekens. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.