On December 1, 2015, a motion for authority to reject agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1973 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Reject Lease or Executory Contract : Motion of Debtors Pursuant to Sections 105(a) and 365(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, and Bankruptcy Rule 6006, for Approval of Rejection of Executory Contract with Facility Source LLC Nunc Pro Tunc to November 30, 2015 filed by Garrett A. Fail on behalf of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. with hearing to be held on 1/22/2016 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom TBA, White Plains Courthouse (RDD) Responses due by 12/15/2015,. (Fail, Garrett)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.