On November 10, 2015, an objection to the 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 1782 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Proposed Transaction with Best Yet Market, Inc. Pursuant to Discrete Sale and Lease Rationalization Procedures (related document(s)) filed by Matthew V. Spero on behalf of Great Neck Plaza, L.P.. with hearing to be held on 11/13/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom TBA, White Plains Courthouse (RDD) Objections due by 11/10/2015, (Spero, Matthew)
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.