On December 8, 2015, an motion for authority to enter into a transaction which is outside the ordinary course of business was filed in the bankruptcy case of East Orange General Hospital, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 118 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Shorten Time (related document: Motion re: (Supplemental) For Entry of an Order (I) Authorizing the Debtors to Pay Additional Prepetition Debts to Physician Contractors and (II) Granting Related Relief filed by Debtor East Orange General Hospital, Inc.) Filed by Bruce D. Buechler on behalf of East Orange General Hospital, Inc.. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order) (Buechler, Bruce)
East Orange General Hospital, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 10, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-31232. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Vincent Papalia. The law firm of Lowenstein Sandler PC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to East Orange General Hospital, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.