Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation

Company

  • Pre-filing annual sales: $8,228 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $5,304 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 21,300
  • Sub-industry: 26 Paper and Allied Products
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: IL Chicago
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Sidley Austin
  • Date of filing: 1/26/2009
  • Court district of filing: DE
  • Court city of filing: Wilmington
  • Case number: 09-10235
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

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

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 6/21/2010
  • Judge at disposition: Brendan L. Shannon
  • Days from filing to disposition: 511

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, did not refile


The BRD is user-supported. We need your help to continue providing our services. Please contribute.

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

↑ back to top