On November 25, 2015, a motion for the appointment of an official equity securityholders’ committee was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 998 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Appoint as Official Committee of Equity Security Holders [Motion for an Order Directing the Appointment of an Official Committee of Equity Security Holders] filed by Paul K. Campsen of Kaufman & Canoles, P.C. on behalf of Roger Gwaltney, Deb Covell, Werner Juengling, Robert Tepper, Gary Dellinger, Derek Stebner, Kishor Shah, Mark Jankauskas, George Keritsis. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit(s) A) (Campsen, Paul)
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.