On October 26, 2015, an objection to the motion for authority to provide assurance to utilities was filed in the bankruptcy case of LB Steel, LLC (d/b/a Concord Steel; Topeka Metal Specialties) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 48 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to (related document(s):  Motion to Provide Adequate Assurance of Payment to Utilities) Filed by Kurt M. Carlson on behalf of CenterPoint Energy Services, Inc.,, FirstEnergy Solutions Corp.,, Ohio Edison Company, Westar Energy, Inc. (Carlson, Kurt)
LB Steel, LLC (d/b/a Concord Steel; Topeka Metal Specialties) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 18, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-35358. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Janet Baer. The law firm of Perkins Coie LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to LB Steel, LLC (d/b/a Concord Steel; Topeka Metal Specialties) in the bankruptcy case.