On January 25, 2016, an objection to the motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Freedom Communications, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 346 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection (related document(s): 302 Motion For Sale of Property of the Estate under Section 363(b) – No Fee Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Orders: (I)(A) Approving Procedures in Connection With Sale of Substantially All of the Debtors’ Assets, (B) Authorizing, But Not Requirin filed by Debtor Freedom Communications, Inc.) / Limited Objection, Statement and Reservation of Rights by Media News Group, Inc., d/b/a Digital First Media with Respect to Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Orders… Filed by Creditor MediaNews Group, Inc. d/b/a Digital First Media (Mercado, Reed) (Entered: 01/25/2016)
Freedom Communications, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 31, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-15311. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mark Wallace. The law firm of Lobel Weiland Golden Friedman LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Freedom Communications, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.