On November 2, 2015, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1680 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Shorten Time : Debtors’ Motion Pursuant to Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9006(c) to Shorten Notice with Respect Debtors’ Motion Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 363, 503 and 507 and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2002 and 6004 for an Order (A) Approving Bidding Procedures for the Sale of Certain IP Assets, (B) the Form and Manner of Notice Thereof, (C) Bid Protections Provided to Key Food and (D) Related Relief filed by Garrett A. Fail on behalf of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. with hearing to be held on 11/13/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 623 (SCC) Responses due by 11/9/2015,. (Fail, Garrett)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.