On October 27, 2015, a motion for authority to take discovery was filed in the bankruptcy case of Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 4936 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion/ Motion of the Official Committee of Asbestos Personal Injury Claimants for Protective Order Regarding Debtors’ Discovery to One Hundred and Eleven Law Firms. filed by Trevor W. Swett III on behalf of Official Committee of Asbestos Personal Injury Claimants. Hearing scheduled for 11/19/2015 at 09:30 AM at 3-JCW Courtroom 1-4. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B # 3 Exhibit C # 4 Notice of Hearing) (Swett, Trevor) (Entered: 10/27/2015)
Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 5, 2010. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 10-31607. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge George Hodges. The law firm of Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC in the bankruptcy case.