On October 28, 2015, an order regarding the motion for an extension of a pending deadline was filed in the bankruptcy case of Walter Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 959 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Extending the Period Within Which the Debtors May Assume or Reject Unexpired Leases of Nonresidential Real Property Signed on 10/28/2015 (Related Doc # ) Debtors’ Motion for an Order Extending Time to Assume or Reject Unexpired Leases of Nonresidential Real Property. (klt)
Walter Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02741. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Walter Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.