On February 1, 2016, a motion for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee or an examiner was filed in the bankruptcy case of Motors Liquidation Company (f/k/a General Motors Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 13595 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Appoint Trustee filed by David S. Jones on behalf of United States Of America with hearing to be held on 2/17/2016 at 02:00 PM at Courtroom 501 (MG) Responses due by 2/10/2016,. (Attachments: # (1) Motion to reappoint EPLET, LLC as administrative trustee of RACER Trust pursuant to confirmed Plan and settlement agreement and consent decree) (Jones, David)
Motors Liquidation Company (f/k/a General Motors Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 1, 2009. 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 09-50026. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Motors Liquidation Company (f/k/a General Motors Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.