On September 30, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 45 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing Debtor to (A) Pay Pre-Petition Employee Wages, Salaries and Related Payroll Obligations (B) Make Payments for Which Payroll Deductions are Made (C) Continue Employee Benefits Programs and Related Administrative Obligations in the Ordinary Course (D) Maintain Insurance Policies and Pay Policy Premiums Arising Thereunder; and (E) Direct All Financial Institutions to Honor All Related Payment Requests (Related Doc # ) (srd)
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.