On April 12, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 546 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Thornton Grout Finnigan LLP as Canadian Counsel for The Independent Director at Zochem Inc. Effective Nunc Pro Tunc to February 16, 2016 Filed by Horsehead Holding Corp.. Hearing scheduled for 5/2/2016 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 4/25/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Declaration in Support of Harvey Tepner # (3) Exhibit A – Proposed Order # (4) Exhibit B – Thornton Declaration) (Mulvihill, Joseph)
Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 2, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10287. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) in the bankruptcy case.