On February 29, 2016, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Noranda Aluminum, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 272 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for an Order Establishing Bidding Procedures for the Sale of the Downstream Business and Granting Related Relief, Motion to Sell Property: Downstream Business Free and Clear of Liens under 11 USC 363(f). Fee Amount $176,. Certificate of Service: Yes. Filed by Debtor Noranda Aluminum, Inc. Hearing scheduled 3/21/2016 at 09:30 AM at Bankruptcy Courtroom 5 North. (rei, k)
Noranda Aluminum, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 8, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10083. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Barry Schermer. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Noranda Aluminum, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.