On February 3, 2016, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2441 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Cross Motion to Compel For the Entry of An Order (1) Confirming Adequate Notice of the Debtors’ Motion to Approve Lease Sale Agreement, (2) Compelling Prologis to Issue Estoppel Certificates as a Condition of Closing on the Lease Sale Agreement, (3) Compelling Prologis to Abide by the Terms of Assigned Lease Upon Closing, and (4) For an Award of Counsel Fees and Costs, or in the Alternative, Allowing Romark to Terminate the Lease Sale Agreement (related document(s), , ) filed by Anthony M. Rainone on behalf of Romark Logistics of NJ, LLC. (Attachments: # (1) Pleading Declaration of Marc Lebovitz # (2) Exhibit Exhibit A – Lease # (3) Exhibit Exhibit B – E-mail) (Rainone, Anthony)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 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 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.