On October 5, 2015, a motion for miscellaneous “first day” relief was filed in the bankruptcy case of American Apparel, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 18 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize Motion for Entry of an Order (I) Authorizing the Debtors to Maintain and File a Consolidated Creditor Matrix, (II) Authorizing the Filing of a Consolidated List of Top 30 Unsecured Creditors, (III) Implementing Certain Notice Procedures, (IV) Approving the Form and Manner of Notice of the Commencement of the Debtors’ Chapter 11 Cases, and (V) Waiving the Requirement that American Apparel, Inc. File a List of Equity Security Holders Filed by American Apparel, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B) (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.