On December 10, 2015, an objection to the motion for the court to set a bar date for the filing of proofs of claim was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2067 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion – Joinder and Reservation of Rights of the UFCW Local 1776 and Participating Employers Health and Welfare Fund to Debtors’ Motion Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. Sections 105(a) and 503(A) and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2002 and 3003(c)(3) for Entry of an Order (I) Establishing a Deadline to File Postpetition Administrative Expense Claims and Procedures Relating Threreto and (II) Approving Form and Manner of Notice Threof and Related Objections (related document(s), , , , ) filed by Constantine Pourakis on behalf of UFCW Local 1776 and Participating Employers Health and Welfare Fund. (Pourakis, Constantine)
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.