On March 4, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Republic Airways Holdings Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 97 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ / Debtors’ Application for Entry of an Order Authorizing and Approving the Employment and Retention of KPMG LLP as Tax Consultant to the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to the Commencement Date filed by Sharon J. Richardson on behalf of Republic Airways Holdings Inc. Responses due by 3/15/2016, with presentment to be held on 3/22/2016 at 11:00 AM at Courtroom 701 (SHL). (Richardson, Sharon)
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 25, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10429. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Republic Airways Holdings Inc. in the bankruptcy case.