On May 17, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Legend International Holdings Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 18 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Waterson Legal as Special Counsel to the Debtor Filed by Legend International Holdings Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 6/8/2016 at 10:30 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 6/1/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Proposed Form of Order # (3) Declaration of Ben Waterson) (Kortanek, Steven)
Legend International Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 8, 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 16-11131. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Alston & Bird LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Legend International Holdings Inc. in the bankruptcy case.