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(Reuters) – Here is a look at some upcoming events of interest to file bankruptcy online law community. Unless otherwise specified, all times are local and court appearances are virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tuesday, October 12
1:30 p.m. – Imerys Talc America, former talc supplier to Johnson & Johnson, will hold an omnibus hearing. J&J recently urged the bankruptcy supervising judge to block efforts by lawyers representing personal injury claimants to change their votes on the restructuring plan proposed by Imerys. The judge has yet to rule on the dispute. The case is In re Imerys Talc America Inc., US Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware, No. 19-10289. For Imerys: Kimberly Posin from Latham & Watkins. For J&J: Theodore Tsekerides of Weil Gotshal & Manges.
Wednesday October 13
11 a.m. – The U.S. branch of clothing retailer Global Brands Group Holding Ltd will hold a hearing on the sale of its Sean Jean brand following an auction of the brand scheduled for October 7. This is GBG USA Inc., US Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York, No. 21-11369. For GBG: Rachel Strickland of Willkie Farr & Gallagher.
Thursday October 14
10:00 a.m. – The U.S. Department of Justice’s bankruptcy watchdog, the U.S. trustee, and a handful of states that have appealed approval of Purdue Pharma’s reorganization plan and sub-litigation settlement against opioids will seek leave to appeal directly to the United States 2nd Circuit Court. Calls. The case is In re Purdue Pharma LP, US Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York, No. 19-bk-23649. For Purdue: Marshall Huebner of Davis Polk & Wardwell. For the US Trustee: Justice Department Attorney General Paul Schwartzberg.
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