California Pizza Kitchen, Inc.

Case No. 20-33752


Case Background

On July 29, 2020, California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. and 7 affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Marvin Isgur, and are jointly administered under Case No. 20-33752.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On July 30, 2020, the Debtors filed their Joint Plan of Reorganization (as subsequently amended, the "Plan") and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  The  hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement has been adjourned and was held on September 23, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. (prevailing Central Time).  On September 23, 2020, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan will be held on October 29, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. (prevailing Central Time).

Please click below to view all documents related to the Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement:

Plan & Disclosure Statement

Sale

On September 23, 2020, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the bidding procedures in connection with the sale of some, all, or substantially all of the Debtors’ assets and/or equity interests.

Please take note of the following important dates related to the sale:

  • Bid Deadline: October 2, 2020, at 12:00 p.m., prevailing Central Time
  • Auction:  October 8,  2020 at 10:00 a.m., prevailing Central Time 
  • Sale Objection Deadline: The deadline established by the Court by which interested parties must file objections to Confirmation of the Plan (as modified, amended, or supplemented from time to time).

 Please click below to view all documents related to the sale:

 Sale Documents

 

Deadline to File Claims

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim:

    • Claims Bar Date: October 15, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Central Time
    • Governmental Bar Date: January 8, 2021, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Central Time

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.  Please click here to download the Bar Date Order and here to download the Bar Date Notice.

Meeting of Creditors

The Meeting of Creditors was held telephonically on September 10, 2020 at 3:30 p.m., (prevailing Central Time).

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First Day Hearing

An electronic hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on July 30, 2020 at 4:00 p.m., prevailing Central Time before the Honorable Marvin Isgur, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, 515 Rusk Avenue, Houston, TX 77002.  A final electronic hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was adjourned and was held on September 17, 2020 at 10:30 a.m., prevailing Central Time.

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders


Dates

September 23 2020 Adjourned: Disclosure Statement Hearing 2:30 p.m. (CT) Plan & Disclos... Add to Calendar
October 15 2020 Claims Bar Date 5:00 p.m. (CT) Order (I) Sett... Add to Calendar
January 8 2021 Governmental Bar Date 5:00 p.m. (CT) Order (I) Sett... Add to Calendar

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP

    601 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY   10022
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: (212) 446-4800

    Joshua A. Sussberg, P.C.
    Matthew C. Fagen
    Francis Petrie

  • Jackson Walker L.L.P.

    1401 McKinney Street
    Suite 1900
    Houston, TX   77010
    http://www.jw.com/
    Phone: (713) 752-4200
    Fax: (713) 752-4221

    Matthew D. Cavenaugh
    Kristhy M. Peguero
    Genevieve Graham
    Veronica A. Polnick

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 20-33752 Debtor Name California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33753 Debtor Name California Pizza Kitchen of Annapolis, Inc. Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33755 Debtor Name CPK Holdings Inc. Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33751 Debtor Name CPK Hospitality, LLC Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33757 Debtor Name CPK Management Company Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33756 Debtor Name CPK Spirits, LLC Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33754 Debtor Name CPK Hunt Valley, Inc. Petition Date July 29, 2020
Case Number 20-33758 Debtor Name CPK Texas, LLC Petition Date July 29, 2020