On April 29, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Buffets, LLC (2016) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 392 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Financial Advisor, FTI Consulting, Inc. (21 Day Objection Language) filed by John Douglas Elrod for Creditor Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit – Declaration of Steven Simms # 2 Proposed Order)(Elrod, John)
Buffets, LLC (2016) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 7, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-50557. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Ronald King. The law firm of Akerman LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Buffets, LLC (2016) in the bankruptcy case.