Forever 21, Inc.

Case No. 19-12122


Case Background

On September 29, 2019, Forever 21, 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 District of Delaware.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Mary F. Walrath and are jointly administered under Case No. 19-12122.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On December 18, 2019, the Debtors filed their Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. The Bankruptcy Court will hold a hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on July 22, 2021 at 3:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time.

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

Plan & Disclosure Statement

Administrative Claims Settlement

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware recently approved procedures related to a proposed administrative claims settlement (the “Settlement”) with Forever 21, Inc. and its affiliated debtors (collectively, “Forever 21”).  All administrative creditors will receive individualized opt-in forms (the “Official Opt-In Form”) whereby they can affirmatively consent to the Settlement.  Acceptance of the Settlement may only be effectuated by returning the Official Opt-In Form.  The deadline to submit the Official Opt-In Form has been extended to May 28, 2021, at 4:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time.

The Official Opt-In Form is being sent to the primary address of holders of all administrative claims.  The Official Opt-In Form is the only form that may be used to enter into the Settlement.  An electronic submission option is available by clicking “Submit Opt-in Form”.  In order to utilize the electronic submission option, you will need the “Unique E-Form ID#”, which can be found on the Official Opt-In Form sent to the primary address listed on your filed administrative claim.  Official Opt-In Forms can also be submitted by First Class Mail, Overnight Courier or Hand Delivery to:

Forever 21, Inc. Opt-In Form Processing
c/o Prime Clerk LLC
850 3rd Avenue, Suite 412
Brooklyn, NY 11232 

If you have any questions about the opt-in process, obtaining your Official Opt-in Form, or submitting your Official Opt-in Form, please email forever21optin@primeclerk.com or call (877) 510 -9565 (toll free) or (917) 947-5437 (international).

To access the Opt-In Form in Mandarin, Cantonese, and Korean, please use the links below.

Please click here to view and download the Opt-In Form in Cantonese.

Please click here to view and download the Opt-In Form in Korean.

Please click here to view and download the Opt-In Form in Mandarin.

 

 

Administrative Claims Bar Date

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

    • June 1, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time

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

To access the Administrative Bar Date Notice in Mandarin, Cantonese, and Korean, please use the links below.

Please click here to view and download the Administrative Bar Date Notice in Cantonese.

Please click here to view and download the Administrative Bar Date Notice in Korean.

Please click here to view and download the Administrative Bar Date Notice in Mandarin.

 

Sale

On February 4, 2020, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the bidding procedures in connection with the sale of substantially all of the Debtors' assets.

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

  • Bid Deadline: February 7, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time
  • Sale Objection Deadline: February 11, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., prevailing Eastern Time
  • Sale Hearing (rescheduled): February 11, 2020, at 1:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern 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:

    • General Bar Date: January 13, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time
    • Governmental Bar Date: March 27, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download the applicable 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.

To access the Bar Date Notice in Mandarin, Cantonese, and Korean, please use the links below.

Please click here to view and download the Bar Date Notice in Cantonese.

Please click here to view and download the Bar Date Notice in Korean.

Please click here to view and download the Bar Date Notice in Mandarin.

 

Notice of Commencement/341(a) Meeting

The meeting of creditors pursuant to section 341(a) of the Bankruptcy Code has been adjourned to December 4, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time), at J. Caleb Boggs Federal Building, 844 N. King Street, 3rd Floor, Room 3209, Wilmington DE 19801.

Please click below to view and download the 341 Notice:

Notice of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Case

 

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on October 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) before the Honorable Mary F. Walrath, Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District Of Delaware, 824 Market Street, 5th Floor, Courtroom No. 4 Wilmington, Delaware 19801.  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders


Dates

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May 27 2021 Cancelled: Omnibus Hearing 2:00 p.m. (ET) Amended HEARIN... Add to Calendar
May 28 2021 Opt-in Submission Deadline 4:00 p.m. (ET) Notice of Serv... Add to Calendar
July 22 2021 Disclosure Statement Hearing 3:00 p.m. (ET) Plan & Disclos... Add to Calendar
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September 29 2019 __
October 1 2019 2:00 p.m. (ET)
October 28 2019 2:00 p.m. (ET)
October 31 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
November 5 2019 1:00 p.m. (ET)
November 26 2019 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 4 2019 2:00 p.m. (ET)
December 5 2019 2:00 p.m. (ET)
December 17 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
December 19 2019 10:00 a.m. (ET)
January 3 2020 11:00 a.m. (ET)
January 13 2020 5:00 p.m. (ET)
January 27 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
February 4 2020 1:00 p.m. (ET)
February 11 2020 1:00 p.m. (ET)
RESCHEDULED: Sale Hearing Asset Sale Add to Calendar
March 4 2020 3:00 p.m. (ET)
March 25 2020 11:30 a.m. (ET)
March 27 2020 5:00 p.m. (ET)
April 21 2020 2:00 p.m. (ET)
April 28 2020 10:30 a.m. (ET)
May 27 2020 10:30 a.m. (ET)
June 1 2020 4:00 p.m. (ET)
July 15 2020 10:30 a.m. (ET)
August 19 2020 10:30 a.m. (ET)
September 16 2020 11:30 a.m. (ET)
October 14 2020 11:30 a.m. (ET)
October 21 2020 11:30 a.m. (ET)
November 4 2020 10:30 a.m. (ET)
December 16 2020 1:00 p.m. (ET)
January 15 2021 2:00 p.m. (ET)
February 27 2021 11:30 a.m. (ET)
April 21 2021 3:00 p.m. (ET)
May 5 2021 10:30 a.m. (ET)
May 27 2021 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 27 2021 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 28 2021 4:00 p.m. (ET)
July 22 2021 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Disclosure Statement Hearing Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP (New York)

    601 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY   10022
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 212.446.4800

    Joshua A. Sussberg, P.C.
    Aparna Yenamandra

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP (Chicago)

    300 North LaSalle Street
    Chicago, IL   60654
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 312.862.2000

    Anup Sathy, P.C.

  • Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP

    919 North Market Street, 17th Floor
    P.O. Box 8705
    Wilmington, DE   19801
    http://www.pszjlaw.com/
    Phone: 302.652.4100

    Laura Davis Jones
    James E. O’Neill
    Timothy P. Cairns

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 19-12122 Debtor Name Forever 21, Inc. Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12123 Debtor Name Alameda Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12124 Debtor Name Forever 21 International Holdings, Inc. Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12125 Debtor Name Forever 21 Logistics, LLC Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12126 Debtor Name Forever 21 Real Estate Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12127 Debtor Name Forever 21 Retail, Inc. Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12128 Debtor Name Innovative Brand Partners, LLC Petition Date September 29, 2019
Case Number 19-12129 Debtor Name Riley Rose, LLC Petition Date September 29, 2019