December 31, 2020 – The Court hearing the Debtors’ cases issued an order confirming the Debtors' Modified First Amended Plan of Reorganization [Docket No. 1069]. The Court confirmed the Plan on December 14, 2020 [Docket No. 1029].  As detailed further below, the confirmation order approves a $3.75mn settlement with prepetition majority shareholder SCR-Sibelco NV ("Sibelco")…

December 30, 2020 – The Court hearing the Debtors’ cases issued an order approving (i) the adequacy of the Debtors' Disclosure Statement on a final basis and (ii) confirming the Debtors' Plan of Liquidation [Docket No. 575].  On August 3, 2020, Benevis Corp. and four affiliated Debtors (“Benevis” or the “Debtors”) filed for Chapter 11…

December 30, 2020 – The Debtors notified the Court that their Second Amended Plan had become effective as of December 30, 2020 [Docket No. 1528]. The Court had previously confirmed the Debtors’ Plan on December 15, 2020 [Docket No. 1495]. On June 24, 2020, CEC Entertainment, Inc. and 15 affiliated Debtors (“CEC” or the “Debtors”)…

December 29, 2020 – The Debtors filed their Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization and a related Disclosure Statement [Docket Nos. 370 and 371, respectively], and further filed a motion requesting Court approval of (i) the Disclosure Statement, (ii) proposed Plan solicitation and voting procedures and (iii) a proposed timetable culminating in a Plan confirmation hearing…

December 29, 2020 – Further to objections from the U.S. Trustee assigned to the Debtors' cases and Lion Capital Americas, Inc. ("Lion Capital") and after discussions with the IRS over a potential tax liability relating to the Debtors' sale of their assets to Taiwanese fishing giant FCF Co., Ltd. ("FCF"), the Debtors have filed a…

December 29, 2020 – The Debtors filed a motion requesting that the Court hearing their Chapter 11 cases enforce its Plan confirmation order, specifically provisions within that order relating to their now terminated $587.5mn sale to CSGP Holdings, LLC (the “Stalking Horse Bidder,” an affiliate of publicly traded commercial real estate information company CoStar Group,…

December 28, 2020 – The Court hearing the Bainbridge Uinta Holdings cases has extended the periods during which the Debtors have an exclusive right to file a Plan and solicit acceptances thereof, through and including February 28, 2021 and April 29, 2021, respectively [Docket No. 190]. Absent the relief, the Plan filing and solicitation periods…

December 28, 2020 – The Debtors requested Court approval of (i) a key employee incentive plan (“KEIP”) for 5 senior leadership employees with a maximum aggregate award amount of $1.97mn, consisting of (a) $619,500 in Track 1 bonuses and (b) $1.35mn in Track 2 bonuses (summarized below) and (ii) a key employee retention plan (“KERP”)…

December 28, 2020 – 203 W 107th Street LLC and 10 affiliated Debtors (collectively, the “Debtors”) filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York, lead case number 20-12973. The Debtors, owners, developers and operators of multifamily residential properties in Harlem, are represented by Mark Frankel of…