On September 21, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to pay claims of vendors was filed in the bankruptcy case of GMI USA Management, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 40 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Interim Order Signed On 9/21/2015 Re; Granting Debtors Motion For An Order (I) Authorizing The Debtors To Pay Or Honor Prepetition Obligations To Foreign Vendors, Service Providers, Governments, Maritime Lien Holders, And Certain Critical Vendors, And (Ii) Authorizing Financial Institutions To Honor All Related Checks And Electronic Payment Requests . (related document(s)) (Greene, Chantel)
GMI USA Management, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 15, 2015. 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 15-12552. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to GMI USA Management, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.