On October 29, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of American Apparel, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 213 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain FTI Consulting, Inc. as Interim Management Service Providers, Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date Filed by American Apparel, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 11/19/2015 at 11:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 11/12/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – Proposed Order # (3) Exhibit B – Engagement Letter # (4) Exhibit C – Weinsten Declaration) (O’Neill, James)
American Apparel, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 5, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-12055. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to American Apparel, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.