On November 11, 2015, a response to the motion for authority to enter into a transaction which is outside the ordinary course of business was filed in the bankruptcy case of American Apparel, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 275 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Response Statement of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors Of American Apparel, Inc., et al. in Support of (1) Motion of Debtors and Debtors in Possession For Entry of an Order Approving Their Key Employee Retention Plan; and (2) Debtors’ Motion For Entry of an Order, Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 363 and 554 of the Bankruptcy Code and Bankruptcy Rule 6004, (I) Authorizing Store Closing Sales With Respect to Thirteen Stores in Accordance With the Store Closing Sale Guidelines and (II) Granting Related Relief (related document(s), , ) Filed by Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (Pacitti, Domenic)
American Apparel, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 5, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-12055. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to American Apparel, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.