On December 9, 2015, an motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 427 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Joint Motion to Approve Stipulation Among Debtor, The FDIC as Receiver for Doral Bank, Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors, Abby Finance Holding PR, LLC and Affiliates filed by D. Ross Martin on behalf of Doral Financial Corporation, Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Doral Financial Corp. with hearing to be held on 12/28/2015 at 12:00 PM at Courtroom 623 (SCC) Responses due by 12/23/2015,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit C # (4) Exhibit D) (Martin, D.)
Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 11, 2015. 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 15-10573. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Ropes & Gray LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.