On February 8, 2016, a motion for authority to pay claims of taxing authorities was filed in the bankruptcy case of Noranda Aluminum, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 13 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Chapter 11 First Day Motion Re: Debtors Motion for an Order Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 363(b), 507(a)(8), and 541 of the Bankruptcy Code Authorizing (I) Payment of Certain Prepetition Taxes and Fees and (II) Directing Financial Institutions to Process and Cash Related Checks and Transfers . Filed by Debtor Noranda Aluminum, Inc. (Lawhorn, Christopher) (Entered: 02/08/2016)
Noranda Aluminum, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 8, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10083. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Barry Schermer. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Noranda Aluminum, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.