On December 16, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Molycorp, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 918 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration — First Supplemental Declaration of Luc A. Despins Regarding Retention of Paul Hastings LLP as Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors Filed by THE OFFICIAL COMMITTEE OF UNSECURED CREDITORS. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit C) (Taylor, Gregory)
Molycorp, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 25, 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 15-11357. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Jones Day LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Molycorp, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.