On October 30, 2015, a response to the motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1658 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Response to Motion OF THE DEBTORS PURSUANT TO 11 U.S.C. §§ 105, 363 AND 365 AND FED R. BANK. P. 2002, 6004 AND 6006 FOR AN ORDER (I) APPROVING THE ASSET PURCHASE AGREEMENT BETWEEN SELLERS AND PSK SUPERMARKETS, INC. AND THE TRANSACTIONS CONTEMPLATED THEREIN, (II) AUTHORIZING THE ASSUMPTION AND ASSIGNMENT OF CERTAIN UNEXPIRED LEASES IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, (III) AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF CERTAIN OF THE DEBTORS’ ASSETS FREE AND CLEAR OF LIENS, CLAIMS, INTERESTS AND ENCUMBRANCES, AND (IV) GRANTING RELATED RELIEF (related document(s)) filed by Frank Dell’Amore on behalf of Carver Federal Savings Bank. with hearing to be held on 11/5/2015 (check with court for location) (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A-License Agreement # (2) Affidavit of Service) (Dell’Amore, Frank)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 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 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.