On January 15, 2016, a reply to objections and responses filed with respect to the motion for order dismissing the bankruptcy case and/or converting the case to chapter 7 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 220 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Reply to Response of Anne Melissa Dowling, Acting Director of Insurance of the State of Illinois, in Her Role as Statutory and Court-Affirmed Rehabilitator for Affirmative Insurance Company, to Motion of Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Conversion of Chapter 11 Case to Cases Under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code and Request for Dismissal in Lieu of Conversion (related document(s), ) Filed by Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. (Katona, Shanti)
Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 14, 2015. 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 15-12136. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of McDermott Will & Emery is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.