On September 11, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Oakfabco, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 63 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Notice of Motion and Application to Employ FrankGecker LLP as Asbestos Committee Counsel Filed by Micah R Krohn on behalf of Asbestos Claimants’ Committee. Hearing scheduled for 9/21/2015 at 10:30 AM at 219 South Dearborn, Courtroom 682, Chicago, Illinois 60604. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Proposed Order) (Krohn, Micah)
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.