On January 11, 2016, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 25 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Approval Motion of Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC et al., for Entry of an Order (A) Authorizing the Debtors to Enter Into and Perform Under the Stalking Horse Purchase Agreement, (B) Approving Bidding Procedures, (C) Approving Contract Assignment Procedures, (D) Approving Bid Protections, (E) Scheduling Bid Deadlines and an Auction, and (F) Approving the Form and Manner of Notice Thereof . Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 21 days. Filed by Debtor Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC Hearing scheduled for 2/10/2016 at 10:00 AM at Houston, Courtroom 400 (DRJ). (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order) (Clement, Zack)
Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 11, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-20012. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) in the bankruptcy case.