On October 8, 2015, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 67 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Emergency Hearing and Approval of Shortened Objection Period with Respect to the Debtor’s Bid Procedures Motion Filed by Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC (related document(s): Generic Motion filed by Debtor Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC). Hearing scheduled for 10/9/2015 at 11:00 AM at Bankruptcy Courtroom, Portland. Objections due by 10/9/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order) (Anderson, D. Sam)
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.