On October 30, 2015, an order regarding the notice of appointment of an official committee of unsecured creditors was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 458 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order denying the motion of the debtor for an order creating a legal representative for the interests of future abuse claimants, including minors, and appointing the initial representative (Related Doc # 440). Notice of Entry affixed. (Lynn MNBM) (Entered: 10/30/2015)
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 16, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-30125. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel. The law firm of Briggs & Morgan, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in the bankruptcy case.