On February 8, 2016, an order regarding the motion for authority to enter into a transaction which is outside the ordinary course of business was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1457 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order of District Court Dismissing Appeal Case Number: 16-cv-00008 (Re: related document(s) Notice of Appeal filed by Sierra Club,Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, West Virginia Highlands Conservancy) (Luedecke, Tammy)
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 3, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-33896. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Huennekens. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.