On December 14, 2015, a complaint to avoid alleged preferential transfers was filed in the bankruptcy case of St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1131 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Adversary case 15-09039. Complaint against Strauss Paper Co., Inc. . Nature(s) of Suit: (12 (Recovery of money/property – 547 preference)) Filed by Christopher M. Desiderio on behalf of Chad J. Shandler, As Plan Administrator For St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York. (Desiderio, Christopher)
St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 17, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-37725. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Cecilia Morris. The law firm of Nixon Peabody LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to St. Francis’ Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York in the bankruptcy case.