On January 8, 2016, a motion for a protective order/to file a pleading under seal was filed in the bankruptcy case of Walter Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1585 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Seal. Walter Coke, Inc.’s Motion for an Order Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code Sections 105(a) and 107(b) and Bankruptcy Rule 9018 Authorizing the Filing of Coke Supply Agreement Under Seal Filed by Debtor Walter Energy, Inc., et al. (Bender, Jay)
Walter Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02741. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Walter Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.