On October 5, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of taxing authorities was filed in the bankruptcy case of American Apparel, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 8 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Sales and Use Taxes Motion for an Order Authorizing the Debtors to Pay Certain Prepetition Taxes Filed By American Apparel, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Jones, Laura Davis) (Entered: 10/05/2015)
American Apparel, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 5, 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 15-12055. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to American Apparel, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.