On November 12, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of GMI USA Management, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 132 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration of Mudit Paliwal of Caravel Shipping Limited in Support of Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order Pursuant to Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9019(A) Approving Compromise and Settlement Related to M/V Jia Foison and M/V Jia Da with Reservations (related document(s)) filed by John Alan Orzel on behalf of Caravel Shipping Ltd.. (Orzel, John)
GMI USA Management, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 15, 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 15-12552. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to GMI USA Management, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.