On October 22, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 703 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Prime Clerk LLC as Information Agent for the Committee – Application of Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Entry of an Order Approving Retention and Employment of Prime Clerk LLC as Information Agent for the Committee Effective as of August 12, 2015 filed by William A. Gray of Sands Anderson PC on behalf of Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc., et al.. (Gray, William)
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 3, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-33896. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Huennekens. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.