On October 30, 2015, an objection to the motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 762 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Joinder of Federal Insurance Company to the Objectioin of Liberty Mutual Insurance Company to Debtors’ Combined Motion for Entry of (A) an Order Establishing Bidding and Sale Procedures for the Potential Sale of Certain Mining Properties and Related Assets and Granting Related Relief and (B) One or More Orders Approving the Sale of Such Properties (Re: related document(s) Motion to Sell Property Free and Clear of Liens Under Section 363(f) filed by Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.) filed by Richard Thomas Pledger of Setliff & Holland, P.C. on behalf of Federal Insurance Company. (Pledger, Richard)
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.