On January 25, 2016, 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 2378 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Shorten Time : Debtors’ Motion Pursuant to Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9006(c) to Shorten Notice with Respect to Third Omnibus Motion of Debtors Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 365 and 554, Fed. R. Bankr. P. 6006 and 6007, and Local Rules 6006-1 and 6007-1 to Reject Certain Unexpired Leases of Nonresidential Real Property filed by Garrett A. Fail on behalf of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. with hearing to be held on 2/5/2016 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom TBA, White Plains Courthouse (RDD) Responses due by 2/2/2016,. (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.