On August 5, 2015, an order regarding the motion for miscellaneous “first day” relief was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 94 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
ORDER, PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 342 AND 521(a) OF THE BANKRUPTCY CODE, BANKRUPTCY RULES 1007(a), 2002(a) AND 2002(f) AND LOCAL BANKRUPTCY RULES 1007-1 AND 2002-1,(A) WAIVING THE REQUIREMENT THAT EACH DEBTOR FILE A LIST OF CREDITORS, (B) APPROVING THE FORM AND MANNER OF NOTICE OF THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE DEBTORS’CHAPTER 11 CASES AND (C) AUTHORIZING THE FILING OF A CONSOLIDATED LIST OF TOP 50 UNSECURED CREDITORS (Related Doc # ) (Luedecke, Tammy)
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.