On February 2, 2016, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 7 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Employee Wages [Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders (I) Authorizing, But Not Directing, the Debtors to (A) Pay Prepetition Employee Wages, Salaries, Other Compensation, Reimbursable Expenses, and Payroll Processing Fees, (B) Pay Withholding Obligations, (C) Continue Employee Benefits Programs, and (D) Continue Ordinary Course Incentive Programs for Non-Insiders, and (II) Granting Related Relief] Filed By Horsehead Holding Corp. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B)(Jones, Laura Davis) (Entered: 02/02/2016)
Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 2, 2016. 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 16-10287. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) in the bankruptcy case.