Borders Group, Inc.

Company

  • Pre-filing annual sales: $2,518 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $1,068 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 16,400
  • Sub-industry: 59 Miscellaneous Retail
  • Place of incorporation: MI
  • Court for city of headquarters: MI Detroit
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Kasowitz Benson
  • Date of filing: 2/16/2011
  • Court district of filing: NY SD
  • Court city of filing: New York
  • Case number: 11-10614
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • §363 sale: 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? yes
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 12/20/2011
  • Judge at disposition: Martin Glenn
  • Days from filing to disposition: 307

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years


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