On October 30, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to assume and/or assign agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1755 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Agreed Order Upon the Motions of the Debtors to Assume and Assign Executory Leases with Shonk Land Company, LLC and Rejection of Executory Lease with Realco Limited Liability Company (Re: related document(s) Order on Motion to Approve) (Baumgartner, Cindy)
Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 12, 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 15-32450. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Keith Phillips. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) in the bankruptcy case.