On May 31, 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 1005 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. as Co-Counsel to the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders Nunc Pro Tunc to May 13, 2016 Filed by Official Committee of Equity Security Holders. Hearing scheduled for 6/20/2016 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 6/13/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A # (3) Exhibit B # (4) Exhibit C) (Schlauch, Brendan)
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.