On August 26, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of USA Discounters, Ltd. (a/k/a Fletcher’s Jewelers; USA Living) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 46 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Alvarez & Marsal North America, LLC as To Provide the Debtors a Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Certain Additional Personnel, and (II) Designate Joseph J. Sciametta As Chief Executive Officer and Laurence Sax As Interim Chief Financial Officer for the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date Filed by USA Discounters, Ltd.. Hearing scheduled for 9/18/2015 at 01:00 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 9/11/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – Proposed Order # (3) Exhibit B – Sciametta Declaration # (4) Exhibit C – Engagement Letter # (5) Exhibit D – Dispute Resolution Procedures) (Robinson, Colin)
USA Discounters, Ltd. (a/k/a Fletcher’s Jewelers; USA Living) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 24, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-11755. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to USA Discounters, Ltd. (a/k/a Fletcher’s Jewelers; USA Living) in the bankruptcy case.