September 4, 2015 – Oak Point Partners acquired the remnant assets of Brobeck, Phleger and Harrison LLP Bankruptcy Estate in September 2015. On September 17, 2003, an involuntary petition for chapter 7 relief was filed against Brobeck, Phleger and Harrison LLP in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California, assigned Case…

October 13, 2018 – Nine West Holdings’ (NWHI) Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors requested Court authority to commence and prosecute certain claims on behalf of the NWHI estate and exclusive settlement authority in respect of such claims [Docket No. 735]. The Committee explains, “The Committee seeks leave to prosecute fraudulent transfer and other claims for…

October 15, 2108 – Sears Holding (“Sears” or the “Company”) and 42 affiliated Debtors filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York, lead case number 18-23538. The Company is represented by Jacqueline Marcus of Weil Gotshal & Manges. Further board-authorized engagements include M-III Advisory Partners as…

October 9, 2018 – Toys “R” Us requested Court authority for bidding procedures in respect of the sale of its shared services business (the “Shared Services Business”) [Docket No. 5199]. Central to the bidding procedures motion is the agreement of the Debtors’ Term B Lenders to serve as a stalking horse bidder with a credit…

October 9, 2018 – CSH Winddown, Inc. (f/k/a Color Spot Nurseries) filed a further amended Combined Plan of Liquidation & Disclosure Statement [Docket Nos. 410 and 411]. The Court documents explain, “Because the Plan is a liquidating plan, the ‘liquidation value’ in the hypothetical chapter 7 liquidation analysis for purposes of the ‘best interests’ test…

October 10, 2018 – BHP Billiton Petroleum (KCS Resources) (f/k/a KCS Resources) and BHP Billiton Petroleum Properties (together, “BHP”) filed with the Court a motion for adequate protection against the Debtors [Docket No. 1128]. The motion explains, “EXCO Operating served as operator of certain properties in which BHP owned royalty and working interests (‘BHP’s Interests’)….

October 11, 2018 – GenOn Energy filed a motion seeking to modify its (a) Third Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization and  (b) proposed cash incentive plan (the “Cash Incentive Plan”) [Docket No. 1858]. The Court documents explain, “The Debtors seek to implement final modifications to the Plan and the Cash Incentive Plan that, once approved,…