On January 11, 2016, an objection to the motion for the appointment of an official equity securityholders’ committee was filed in the bankruptcy case of Nortel Networks Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 16467 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to the Requests of Merchants Equity and General Beneficial LP for Appointment of an Equity Security Holders Committee (related document(s), , ) Filed by Nortel Networks Inc., et al. (Attachments: # (1) Certificate of Service) (Minott, Tamara)
Nortel Networks Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 14, 2009. 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 09-10138. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Nortel Networks Inc. in the bankruptcy case.