On on June 7, 2013, Eugene I. Davis Liquidating Trustee in the AES Eastern Energy, L.P. Bankruptcy, commenced Chapter 5 preferential transfer recovery litigation in the District of Delaware. At least the initial round of preference complaints mostly targeted small to mid market suppliers with preference claims amounts heavily concentrated in the low to mid five figures.
Debtor and Bankruptcy Case Overview
Lead Bankruptcy Case Name (Case Number): AES Eastern Energy, L.P. (11-14138)
Bankruptcy Court District (Division): District of Delaware
Petition Date: December 30, 2011
Associated Debtors: AES New York Surety, L.L.C.; AES New York Holdings, L.L.C.; AES NY, L.L.C.; AES NY2, L.L.C.; AES NY3, L.L.C.; AES Creativ e Resources, L.P.; AES Jennison, L.L.C. ; AES Hickling, L.L.C.; AES Eastern Energy, L.P.; AES Somerset, L.L.C.; AES Cayuga, L. L.C.; AEE2, L.L.C.; AES Greenidge, L.L.C.; and AES Westover, L.L.C.
Debtors' Industry Group: Electric Power Generation (SIC: 4911)
Debtors' Business: producers and sellers of electricity in the State of New York
Primary Industry Groupings of Defendants: Industrial Suppliers and Service Providers
Adversary Proceedings Overview
Plaintiff: Eugene I. Davis Liquidating Trustee
Number of Proceedings: 59
When Filed: on June 7, 2013
Adversary Proceeding Judge: U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin J. Carey
Plaintiff's Counsel: ASK LLP (St. Paul, MN) attorneys Joseph L. Steinfeld, Jr., Alex Govze, Edward E. Neiger, Esq. and Brigette G. McGrath, Esq.; Gellert Scali Busenkell & Brown, LLC (Wilmington, DE) attorneys Ronald S. Gellert and Brya M. Keilson
Avoidance Period: The complaint identifies the preference period as the period "between October 1, 2011, and December 30, 2011".