On November 19, 2015, an order regarding the motion for the appointment of an official retiree committee was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 970 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Directing Appointment of Committee of Retired Employees Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 1114 (Re: related document(s) Motion to Appoint filed by Michael J. Quillen, Kenneth M. Perdue, Eddie W. Neely, and George Owens as Moving Retirees) (Luedecke, Tammy)
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.