On February 2, 2016, a motion for authority to pay claims of vendors was filed in the bankruptcy case of Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 8 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order (I) Authorizing Debtors to (A) Pay Prepetition Claims of Shippers and Miscellaneous Lien Claimants, (B) Pay Section 503(B)(9) Claims, and (C) Grant Administrative Expense Priority to all Undisputed Obligations for Goods Ordered Prepetition and Delivered Postpetition and Satisfy Such Obligations in the Ordinary Course of Business and (II) Granting Related Relief Filed by Horsehead Holding Corp.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A) (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.