On January 21, 2016, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Capitol Lakes, Inc. (f/k/a Meriter Retirement Services, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 9 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Chapter 11 First Day Motion of Debtor, Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105(a) and 363(b), for an Order Authorizing Payment of Pre-Petition (I) Wages, Salaries and Other Compensation of Employees, (II) Employee Medical and Similar Benefits, (III) Reimbursable Employee Expenses, and (IV) Other Miscellaneous Employee Expenses and Benefits filed by Thomas R. Califano on behalf of Capitol Lakes, Inc.. (Califano, Thomas) (Entered: 01/21/2016)
Capitol Lakes, Inc. (f/k/a Meriter Retirement Services, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 20, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10158. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Martin . The law firm of DLA Piper US LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Capitol Lakes, Inc. (f/k/a Meriter Retirement Services, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.