On December 8, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of East Orange General Hospital, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 115 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application For Retention of Professional Saul Ewing LLP as Attorneys Filed by Dipesh Patel on behalf of Laura L Katz. Objection deadline is 12/15/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Certification in Support # (2) Proposed Order) (Patel, Dipesh)
East Orange General Hospital, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 10, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-31232. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Vincent Papalia. The law firm of Lowenstein Sandler PC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to East Orange General Hospital, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.