On March 25, 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 Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 563 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Sell Property Free and Clear of Liens under Section 363(f) Motion for Entry of Order Authorizing and Approving the Sale of Debtors’ Equipment Free and Clear of All Liens, Claims, and Encumbrances Outside the Ordinary Course of Business Through Ritichie Bros. Auctioneers (America) Inc. Fee Amount $176 Filed by Debtor Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc., Jointly Administered with 15-02077 and 15-02078 (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit Exhibit C # (4) Proposed Order) (Mintz, Mark)
Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 27, 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 15-02075. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Jones Walker LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.