On April 22, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Vestis Retail Group, LLC (d/b/a Bob’s Stores; Eastern Mountain Sports; Sport Chalet) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 114 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Lincoln Partners Advisors LLC as Investment Banker to the Debtors and Debtors in Possession Nunc Pro Tunc to Petition Date Filed by Vestis Retail Group, LLC. Hearing scheduled for 5/16/2016 at 02:30 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #2, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 5/9/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – C) (Poppiti, Jr., Robert)
Vestis Retail Group, LLC (d/b/a Bob’s Stores; Eastern Mountain Sports; Sport Chalet) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 18, 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 16-10971. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Vestis Retail Group, LLC (d/b/a Bob’s Stores; Eastern Mountain Sports; Sport Chalet) in the bankruptcy case.