On October 9, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Advance Watch Company Ltd. (a/k/a Geneva Watch Group) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 52 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Compromise with Non-Debtor Advance Watch Company (Far East) Limited pursuant to §§ 105(a) and 363(b) and Rule 9019(a) of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure filed by Rishi Kapoor on behalf of Advance Watch Company Ltd. with hearing to be held on 10/16/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 501 (MG). (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit Agreement # (3) Exhibit Declaration of Jeffrey L. Gregg) (Kapoor, Rishi)
Advance Watch Company Ltd. (a/k/a Geneva Watch Group) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 30, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-12690. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn. The law firm of Venable LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Advance Watch Company Ltd. (a/k/a Geneva Watch Group) in the bankruptcy case.