On January 13, 2016, an objection to the motion for authority to assume and/or assign agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of American Apparel, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 553 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection by Westfield, LLC and Affiliates to Proposed Assumption of Unexpired Leases and Proposed Cure Amounts (related document(s)) Filed by Annapolis Mall Owner LLC, Montgomery Mall Owner LLC, Santa Anita Shoppingtown LP, Westfield LLC, Westfield Topanga Owner LLC, Westland Garden State Plaza Limited Partnership (Attachments: # (1) Schedule A – Landlord Affiliates # (2) Schedule B – Cure Amounts) (Cole, Andrew)
American Apparel, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 5, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-12055. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to American Apparel, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.