The U.S. Bankruptcy Court issued an order directing the U.S. Trustee assigned to the Performance Sports Group case to appoint a consumer privacy ombudsman (CBO).
The order states, “Upon review of the certification of counsel regarding order directing the U.S. Trustee to appoint a consumer privacy ombudsman; and it appearing to the Court that the Debtors are pursuing a sale transaction that may involve a transfer of personally identifiable information…and upon consent of the Debtors, it is hereby Ordered that: The U.S. Trustee is directed to appoint one disinterested person (other than the U.S. Trustee) to serve as the consumer privacy ombudsman in these chapter 11 cases… the consumer privacy ombudsman shall comply with section 332 of the Bankruptcy Code at all times and file any report with the Court prior to the joint hearing to consider approval of the sale of all, substantially all, of the Debtors’ assets on February 6, 2017.”
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