On February 11, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Allens, Inc. (d/b/a Allens Canning Company) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1468 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Williams & Anderson, PLC and James E. Smith and Whitney A. Davis as Special Counsel Motion Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 327(A) and 328(A), Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014 For Order Authorizing and Approving Retention and Employment of Williams & Anderson PLC and James E. Smith and Whitney A. Davis, Attorney at Law, As Special Counsel For Ray Fulmer, Chapter 7 Trustee Filed by Trustee (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit “A” Lawyer Affidavits)(Fulmer, R.)
Allens, Inc. (d/b/a Allens Canning Company) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 28, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Arkansas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-73597. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Ben Barry. The law firm of Greenberg Traurig, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Allens, Inc. (d/b/a Allens Canning Company) in the bankruptcy case.