On March 31, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of RCS Capital Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 450 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Lazard Freres & Co. LLC as Investment Banker and Waiving Certain Information Requirements of Local Rule 2016-2 Filed by Cetera Debtors, RCS Capital Corporation. Hearing scheduled for 4/20/2016 at 09:30 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 4/13/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A # (3) Exhibit B # (4) Exhibit C # (5) Exhibit D) (Poppiti, Jr., Robert)
RCS Capital Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 31, 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 16-10223. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Dechert LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to RCS Capital Corporation in the bankruptcy case.