Arch Coal filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a motion for entry of an order (i) approving the sale and transfer of certain assets and liabilities free and clear of encumbrances and (ii) granting related relief. The motion explains, “On April 24, 2016, following extensive negotiations on the Millennium Sale, Arch Coal West and LHR…

Republic Airways Holdings filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a motion to extend the exclusive period during which the Company can file a Chapter 11 plan and solicit acceptances thereof through and including through and including March 1, 2017. The motion explains, “The Exclusive Periods were established by Congress to afford the debtor a full…

Privately-held Vertellus Specialties and ten affiliated Debtors filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Delaware, lead case number 16-11290. The filings do not include Vertellus Specialties’ international entities in Belgium, the U.K., India and China. Vertellus Performance Chemicals, which has separate financing agreements in place, is also not…

Emerald Oil filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a notice of filing of a corrected stalking horse purchase agreement. The notice states, “The Stalking Horse Purchase Agreement contains the following corrections: Stalking Horse Purchase Agreement: Added a reference to Schedule 7.2 – Allocated Values in the Table of Contents; Disclosure Schedules: Reordered placement of Schedule…

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court issued an order scheduling certain hearing dates and deadlines and establishing certain protocols in connection with confirmation of Energy Future Holdings’ Joint Plan of Reorganization and approval of the related Disclosure Statement. The order states, “June 16, 2016 shall be the date and time of the start of the TCEH Disclosure…