On January 4, 2016, an objection to the motion for authority to abandon assets of the debtor’s estate was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1050 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to (related document(s):  Motion for leave (I) Authorizing the Immediate Abandonment and Destruction of Certain Records and Documents; (II) Authorizing the Implementation of a Protocol for the Abandonment and Destruction of Certain Records and Documents in the Future; and (II filed by Liquidator Harold Kessler) filed by Creditor United States of America. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit C # (4) Exhibit D # (5) Exhibit E) (Theiss, Dawn)
Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 10, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-32821. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stacey Jernigan. The law firm of DLA Piper US LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sears Methodist Retirement System, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.