On September 21, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Oakfabco, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 82 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration of Frances Gecker on Behalf of FrankGecker LLP as Asbestos Committe Counsel Filed by Frances Gecker on behalf of Asbestos Claimants’ Committee. (Gecker, Frances)
Oakfabco, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 7, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-27062. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Jack Schmetterer. The law firm of Reed Smith LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Oakfabco, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.