Case Background

On July 5, 2017, True Religion Apparel, Inc. and 4 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 Christopher S. Sontchi, and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-11460.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On July 5, 2017, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization (as subsequently amended, the "Plan") and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. On August 24, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On October 5, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan. On October 27, 2017, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Plan & Disclosure Statement 

Claim Filing Deadline

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

  • General Bar Date: September 15, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
  • Governmental Unit Bar Date: January 2, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.

First Day Hearing

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on July 6, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Christopher S. Sontchi. A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on August 1, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders



Case Closed

8:30 a.m. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP

One Bryant Park
Bank of America Tower
New York, NY   10036
Phone: 212.872.1000
Fax: 212.872.1002
Arik Preis
Jason Rubin
Yochun Katie Lee

Ashby & Geddes

500 Delaware Avenue, 8th Fl.
PO Box 1150
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.654.1888
Fax: 302.654.2067
Karen Skomorucha Owens
Stacy L. Newman

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

844 King Street
Suite 2207
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.573.6491
Fax: 302.573.6497
Linda J. Casey

United States Bankruptcy Court

District of Delaware
824 Market Street North
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.252.2900


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-11460 True Religion Apparel, Inc. July 05, 2017
17-11461 TRLG Intermediate Holdings, LLC July 05, 2017
17-11462 Guru Denim, Inc. July 05, 2017
17-11463 True Religion Sales, LLC July 05, 2017
17-11464 TRLGGC Services, LLC July 05, 2017