On April 4, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 491 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP as Special Counsel for the Debtor Nunc Pro Tunc to September 28, 2015 Filed by Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC. Hearing scheduled for 5/10/2016 at 09:00 AM at Bankruptcy Courtroom, Portland. Objections due by 5/3/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit 1 # (2) Proposed Order # (3) Hearing Notice) (Anderson, D. Sam)
Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 28, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maine. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10715. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Peter Cary. The law firm of Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer & Nelson, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC in the bankruptcy case.