On November 3, 2015, a complaint to avoid alleged preferential transfers was filed in the bankruptcy case of Metro Affiliates, Inc. (2013) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1883 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Adversary case 15-01398. Complaint against Mayfair Fuel Oil Co. /Complaint to Avoid and Recover Avoidable Transfers . Nature(s) of Suit: (12 (Recovery of money/property – 547 preference)), (13 (Recovery of money/property – 548 fraudulent transfer)), (14 (Recovery of money/property – other)) Filed by Frank A. Oswald on behalf of Metro Affiliates Liquidating Trust, By and Through Robert Hirsh, As Liquidating Trustee. (Oswald, Frank)
Metro Affiliates, Inc. (2013) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 4, 2013. 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 13-13591. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Metro Affiliates, Inc. (2013) in the bankruptcy case.