On October 16, 2015, a motion for authority to provide assurance to utilities was filed in the bankruptcy case of Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 110 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Continuation of Utility Service and Approval of Adequate Assurance of Payment to Utility Company Under Section 366(b) Filed by Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC. Hearing scheduled for 10/21/2015 at 01:30 PM at Bankruptcy Courtroom, Portland. Objections due by 10/21/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order) (McKeon, Timothy)
Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 28, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maine. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10715. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Peter Cary. The law firm of Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer & Nelson, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC in the bankruptcy case.