On December 17, 2015, an order regarding 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 453 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing and Approving (I) the Debtors’ Assumption of Existing Insurance Program and (II) the Debtors’ Entry Into an Insurance Program with National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA (Related Doc # ) Order Signed on 12/17/2015. (MDW)
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.