On December 16, 2015, a reply to objections and responses filed with respect to the motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1119 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Reply to the Objection of Certain Citizens Groups to the Debtors’ Motion to Authorize Their Entry Into a Consent Order Concerning Reclamation Bonding in West Virginia (Re: related document(s) Objection to Motion/Application filed by Sierra Club, Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, West Virginia Highlands Conservancy) filed by Kevin W. Barrett of Bailey & Glasser, LLP on behalf of West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit(s) A # (2) Exhibit(s) B) (Barrett, Kevin)
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.