Violin Memory, Inc.

Case No. 16-12782


Case Background

On December 14, 2016, Violin Memory, Inc. (the "Debtor") 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.

Pursuant to an order of the Bankruptcy Court dated January 16, 2018 (Docket No. 621) the Debtor's case is now closed. 

Important Information & Dates

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtor's First Day Motions was held on December 15, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. (ET) before the Honorable Laurie Selber Silverstein, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #2, Wilmington, Delaware. A final hearing on certain First Day Motions was held on January 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

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

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Sale of Company Assets

On December 14, 2016, the Debtors filed a motion to sell substantially all of their assets. On January 6, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding and auction procedures in connection with such sale. The Bankruptcy Court held a hearing to consider approval of the sale on January 30, 2017.

Please click below to view and download documents related to the Debtors' Sale:

Sale Documents

Deadline to File Claims

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

General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): March 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (ET) (extended from March 20, 2017)

Governmental Unit Bar Date: June 12, 2017 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.


Dates

April 21 2017 Plan Effective Date _____ Notice of Effe... Add to Calendar
January 16 2018 Final Decree _____ Order Issuing ... Add to Calendar
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December 14 2016 __
December 15 2016 3:00 p.m. (ET)
January 6 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
Further Interim Hearing Date First Day Orders Add to Calendar
January 17 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
January 17 2017 2:00 PM (ET)
January 18 2017 5:00 PM (ET)
January 23 2017 10:30 AM (ET)
January 30 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
February 8 2017 3:30 PM (ET)
February 15 2017 2:00 PM (ET)
March 6 2017 9:00 AM (ET)
March 10 2017 2:oo PM
March 21 2017 5:00 PM (ET)
April 4 2017 11:30 AM (ET)
April 18 2017 2:00 PM (ET)
April 21 2017 __
May 15 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
June 14 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
June 12 2017 5:00 PM (ET)
July 18 2017 10:00 AM (ET)
August 17 2017 2:00 p.m. (ET)
September 28 2017 3:30 p.m. (ET)
December 4 2017 11:00 a.m. (ET)
January 16 2018 __

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Bayard, P.A.

    222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 900
    Wilmington, DE   19801
    http://www.bayardlaw.com/
    Phone: 302.655.5000

    Scott D. Cousins
    Justin R. Alberto
    Gregory J. Flasser

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

    1540 Broadway
    New York, NY   10036-4039
    http://www.pillsburylaw.com/
    Phone: 212.858.1000

    Deryck A. Palmer
    David S. Forsh

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

    Four Embarcadero Center, 22nd Floor
    San Francisco, CA   94111-5998
    http://www.pillsburylaw.com/
    Phone: 415.983.1000

    Cecily A. Dumas

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

  • Cooley LLP

    The Grace Building
    1114 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY   10036-7798
    https://www.cooley.com/
    Phone: 212.479.6000
    Fax: 212.479.6275

    Jay Indyke
    Robert Winning

  • Elliott Greenleaf

    1105 North Market Street
    Suite 1700
    Wilmington, DE   19801
    http://www.elliottgreenleaf.com
    Phone: 302.384.9401
    Fax: 302.384.9399

    Rafael X. Zahralddin

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtor

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 16-12782 Debtor Name Violin Memory, Inc. Petition Date December 14, 2016