On November 5, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of GMI USA Management, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 121 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Compromise Related to M/V Jia Da and M/V Jia Foison filed by John P. Melko on behalf of GMI USA Management, Inc.. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Compromise Settlement Agreement # (2) Proposed Order) (Melko, John)
GMI USA Management, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-12552. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to GMI USA Management, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.