On June 10, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1047 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain The Law Office of Curtis A. Hehn as Delaware Special Conflicts Counsel Filed by Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors. Hearing scheduled for 7/19/2016 at 11:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #6, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 7/5/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A – Proposed Order # (3) Exhibit B – Hehn Declaration # (4) Exhibit C – Ritrovato Declaration) (Cohen, Howard)
Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 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 16-10287. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Horsehead Holding Corp. (2016) in the bankruptcy case.