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 98 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
ORDER, PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 105 AND 521 OF THE BANKRUPTCY CODE, BANKRUPTCY RULES 1007, 2002, 2015.3 AND 9006 AND LOCAL BANKRUPTCY RULE 1007-1, (I) EXTENDING THE TIME WITHIN WHICH THE DEBTORS MUST FILE THEIR (A) SCHEDULESOF ASSETS AND LIABILITIES, (B) SCHEDULES OF EXECUTORY CONTRACTS AND UNEXPIRED LEASES, (C) STATEMENTS OF FINANCIAL AFFAIRS AND (D) RULE 2015.3 FINANCIAL REPORTS; AND (II) WAIVING REQUIREMENT OF FILING A LIST OF EQUITY SECURITY HOLDERS AND PROVIDING NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT TO EQUITY SECURITY HOLDERS (REVIEW ORDER FOR SPECIFIC DATES) (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.