On November 25, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of MF Global Holdings Ltd. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2169 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Entry of an Order Scheduling a Combined Hearing to Approve (I) The Global Settlement Among the Plan Administrator, Litigation Trustee, Customer Representatives and Certain Individual Defendants Named in the MDL With (II) The Final Approval Hearing of the Securities Settlement filed by Jane Rue Wittstein on behalf of MF Global Holdings, Ltd., as Plan Administrator. (Wittstein, Jane)
MF Global Holdings Ltd. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 31, 2011. 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 11-15059. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn. The law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to MF Global Holdings Ltd. in the bankruptcy case.