On July 23, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Local Corporation (d/b/a Local.Com Corp.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 79 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Baker & McKenzie LLP as Special Corporate Counsel Application Of Debtor And Debtor-In-Possession For Authority To Employ Baker & Mckenzie Llp As Its Special Corporate Counsel; Memorandum Of Points And Authorities; And Declaration Of Christopher M. Bartoli In Support Thereof Filed by Debtor Local Corporation, a Delaware corporation (Kim, Jeannie) (Entered: 07/23/2015)
Local Corporation (d/b/a Local.Com Corp.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on June 23, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-13153. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Scott Clarkson. The law firm of Winthrop Couchot P.C. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Local Corporation (d/b/a Local.Com Corp.) in the bankruptcy case.