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Case Name Case Number Judge Date Issuedsort ascending

Boy Scouts of America and Delaware BSA, LLC (Case No. 20-10343) - BENCH RULING DELIVERED MAY 29, 2020 ON DEBTORS’ APPLICATION TO RETAIN SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP AS ATTORNEYS FOR THE DEBTORS AND DEBTORS IN POSSESSION

20-10343 Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 06/02/2020

SureFunding, LLC  (Case No. 20-10953) - BENCH RULING DELIVERED JUNE 1, 2020 ON: MOTION OF THE NOTEHOLDERS TO DISMISS THE DEBTOR’S CHAPTER 11 CASE (D.I. 15) AND UNITED STATES TRUSTEE’S MOTION FOR AN ORDER DISMISSING OR CONVERTING THIS CASE TO CHAPTER 7 OR DIRECTING THE APPOINTMENT OF A TRUSTEE (D.I. 34)

 

20-10953 Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 06/02/2020

In re: Maxus Energy Corp., et al., Debtors, Joseph J. Farnan, Jr., in his capacity as Liquidating Trustee of the Maxus Liquidating Trust, Plaintiff v. Vista Analytical Laboratory, Inc., Defendant.

16-1501, 18-50521 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 05/12/2020

Anderson News, LLC, Debtor, Ameican Media, Inc., et al, Plaintiffs  v. Anderson Management Services, Inc., et al, Defendants.

09-10695 11-53811 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 05/04/2020

In re;  TROPICANA ENTERTAINMENT, LLC, et. al., Debtors

LIGHTSWAY LITIGATION SERVICES, LLC as Trustee of Tropicana Litigtion Trust, Plaintiff

v.

WIMAR TAHOE CORPORATION f/k/a Tropicana Casinos and Resorts, Inc. and COLUMBIA SUSSEX CORPORATION, Defendants 

08-10856, 10-50289 Judge Mary F. Walrath 04/20/2020

In re: FBI Wind Down, Inc. (f/k/a Furniture Brands International, Inc.), et al., Debtors,  FBI Wind Down Inc. Liquidating Trust, by and through Alan D. Halperin, as Liquidating Trustee, Plaintiff v. Career USA, Inc. a/k/a CareersUSA, Defendant.

13-12329,15-51324 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 04/17/2020

In re: SS Body Armor I, Inc., et al., 

10-11255 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 04/15/2020

DSI Renal Holdings, LLC, et al., Debtors. (Case No. 11-11722) - Alfred T. Giuliano, Chapter 7 Trustee, Plaintiff, v. Michael Schnabel, et al., Defendants (Adv. Pro. No. 14-50356) - OPINION

11-11722, 14-50356 Judge Karen B. Owens 03/30/2020

Maxus Energy Corp., et al., 16-11501, Joseph J. Farnan, Jr., et al., v. Entact LLC, 18-50497

MEMORANDUM ORDER

16-11501, 18-50497 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 03/23/2020

Decade S.A.C., LLC, et al., Debtors, David W. Carickhoff, solely in his capacity as chapter 7 trustee for the estates of DECADE, S.A.C., LLC., et al., Plaintiffs v. AAron Goodwin, Regina Goodwin and Eric Goodwin, Defendants.

18-11668, 19-50095 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 03/18/2020

Pegasus Trucking, LLC, a Delaware Limited liability Company v. George Miller, Gordon Brothers Retail Partners, et al. (In re J&M Sales, Inc., et al.

19-50267 Judge John T. Dorsey 03/13/2020

Tribune Media Company, et al.

08-13141 Judge Brendan L. Shannon 03/03/2020

In re:  PES HOLDINGS, LLC, et al.,(19-11626); Adversary:  PES HOLDINGS, LLS, et al., and CORTLAND CAPITAL MARKET SERVICES, LLC, v. OFFICIAL COMMITTEE OF UNSECURED CREDITORS OF PES, INC., and ICBC STANDARD BANK, PLC (19-50282)

19-11626 02/28/2020

In re: Weiand Automotive Industries, et al., Reorganized Debtors, 

09-13338 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 02/25/2020

In Re: Welded Construction, L.P., et al., Debtors. Welded Construction, L.P. and Welded Construction Michigan, LLC, Plaintiffs, v. Prime NDT Services, Inc., Defendants.

MEMORANDUM ORDER

18-12378, 19-50180 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 02/05/2020

Open Road Films, LLC  (18-12012) - MEMORANDUM AND ORDER CLARIFYING SALE ORDER

18-12012 Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 02/05/2020

DSI Renal Holdings, LLC, et al., (Case No. 11-11722) - Alfred T. Giuliano, Chapter 7 Trustee, Plaintiff v. Michael Schnabel, et al., Defendants (Adv, Pro. No. 14-50356) - OPINION

11-11722 Judge Karen B. Owens 02/04/2020

DAVID W. CARICKHOFF, solely in his capacity as chapter 7 trustee for the estates of DECADE, S.A.C., LLC, et al.

v.

AARON GOODWIN, REGINA GOODWIN AND ERIC GOODWIN

19-50095 Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi 01/29/2020

LSC Wind Down, LLC, et al., (Case No. 17-10124) - UMB Bank N.A., as Plan Trustee of The Limited Creditors' Liquidating Trust, Plaintiff v. Sun Capital Partners V, LP; Sun Mod Fashions IV, LLC; Sun Mod Fashions V, LLC and H.I.G. Sun Partners, LLC, Defendants (Adv. Pro. No. 19-50272) - OPINION

17-10124 Judge Karen B. Owens 01/23/2020

LNV Corporation v. Ad Hoc Group of Second Lien Creditors; Solus Senior High Income Fund LP and Solus Alternative Asset Management LP (In re La Paloma Generating Company, LLC, et al. - 16-12700)

19-50110 Judge John T. Dorsey 01/13/2020

In Re:  EXIDE TECHNOLOGIES, Reorganized Debtor

13-11482 Judge Mary F. Walrath 01/09/2020

In re FAH Liquidating Corp. (f/k/a FISKER AUTOMATIVE HOLDINGS, INC.), et al (13-13087); Adversary:  SVEN ETZELSBERGER, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff, v. FISKER AUTOMATIVE HOLDINGS, INC. and FISKER AUTOMATIVE, INC., Defendants (13-52517) -- OPINION and ORDER relating to WARN Act claim.

13-52517 12/27/2019

SCHMIDT PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION, INC., Plaintiff, v. COLUMBIA GAS TRANSMISSION, LLC, and WELDED CONSTRUCTION, L.P., Defendants -- Memorandum Order re Columbia Gas's Motion for Partial Dismissal and Schmid's Motion to Reconsider

19-50886 12/20/2019

Imerys Talc America, Inc., et al. - The Official Committee of Tort : Claimants and James L. Patton, Jr. : as Future Claims, : Representative, vs Cyprus Amax Minerals Company : and Cyprus Mines Corporation (Adv. No. 19-50115) MEMORANDUM

 

15-50115 Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein 12/16/2019

In re:  APP Winddown, LLC, et al.

16-12551 Judge Brendan L. Shannon 12/16/2019

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