On March 22, 2016, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sports Authority Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 715 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Shorten /Motion to Shorten Notice of, and Schedule a Hearing on, Emergency Motion of The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (I) To Continue Hearing Date With Respect to the Debtors’ DIP Financing Motion and Bid Procedures Motion and (II) For a Protective Order and Order Quashing Notices of Deposition (related document(s)) Filed by Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Proposed Order) (Robinson, Colin)
Sports Authority Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 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 16-10527. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sports Authority Holdings, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.