On March 28, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Louisiana Pellets, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 159 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Cooley LLP as Co-Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (Application of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Louisiana Pellets, Inc., et al., for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Employment and Retention of Cooley LLP as Co-counsel Nunc Pro Tunc to March 15, 2016) with Certificate of Service Filed by Mark A. Mintz on behalf of Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B # 3 Exhibit C) (Mintz, Mark) (Entered: 03/28/2016)
Louisiana Pellets, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 18, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-80162. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge John Kolwe . The law firm of Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Louisiana Pellets, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.