On November 12, 2015, a stipulation regarding 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 1801 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Stipulation By and Among (I) The Debtors, (II) AIG Assurance Company, AIG Specialty Insurance Company, American Home Assurance Company, Commerce and Industry Insurance Company, Granite State Insurance Company, Lexington Insurance Company, National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA, New Hampshire Insurance Company, and Certain Other Affiliates of AIG Property Casualty, Inc. and (III) Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund, Inc. Regarding Assumption and Assignment of Insurance Program (Re: related document(s) Objection to Confirmation of Chapter 11 Plan filed by AIG Assurance Company) (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.