On May 15, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2804 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Tax Consultants : Application of Debtors Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 327(a) and 328, Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014(a) and 2016 and Local Rules 2014-1 and 2016-1 for Authority to Retain and Employ PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Tax Consultants to the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to February 1, 2016 filed by Garrett A. Fail on behalf of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Responses due by 5/23/2016,. (Fail, Garrett)
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-23007. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (2015) in the bankruptcy case.