On January 8, 2016, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Hovensa L.L.C. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 536 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Affidavit Re: / Supplemental Affidavit of Thomas E. Hill In Connection With the Debtors Application Pursuant to Sections 363 and 105 of the Bankruptcy Code For Entry of an Order (A) Authorizing the Retention of Alvarez & Marsal North America, LLC to Provide the Debtor a Chief Restructuring Officer and Certain Additional Personnel and (B) Designating Thomas E. Hill as Chief Restructuring Officer of the Debtor Effective as of the Petition Date Filed by Debtor Hovensa L.L.C. (RE: related document(s) Application to Employ / Debtor’s Application Pursuant to Sections 363 and 105 of the Bankruptcy Code for Entry of an Order (A) Authorizing the Retention of Alvarez & Marsal North America, LLC to Provide the Debtor a Chief Restructuring Offic). (Marinuzzi, Lorenzo)
Hovensa L.L.C. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Virgin Islands. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10003. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Morrison & Foerster LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Hovensa L.L.C. in the bankruptcy case.