Case Background

On August 3, 2015, American Standard Energy, Corp. and one affiliated debtor (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 Western District of Texas.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Ronald B. King and are jointly administered under Case No. 15-70104.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On March 17, 2016, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  The Bankruptcy Court held a hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on April 26, 2016 at 1:45 p.m. (Central Time) before the Honorable Ronald B. King, Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge, at the Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building and United States Courthouse, 615 East Houston Street, Room 383, San Antonio, TX 78205.  On May 10, 2016, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Amended Disclosure Statement.  On July 26, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan. On September 26, 2016, 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 and Disclosure Statement

Please click below to view the Order Confirming the Plan and Supplement thereto:

Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, And Order Confirming Chapter 11 Plan

Debtors' Supplement to and Stipulation on Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law, and Order Confirming the Debtors' Second Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization

Asset Sale

On January 22, 2016, the Debtors filed a motion to sell substantially all of their assets.  On December 3, 2015, 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 February 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM (Central Time).

Bar Date for Filing Proofs of Claim

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): December 16, 2015
  • Governmental Unit Bar Date: January 30, 2016

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



Effective Date



Debtors' Counsel

Loeb & Loeb LLP

10100 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 2200
Los Angeles, CA   90067
Phone: 310.282.2000
Fax: 310.282.2200
Bernard R. Given II

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

615 E. Houston
Suite 533
San Antonio, TX   78205
Phone: 210.472.4640
Fax: 210.472.4649
Nancy Ratchford

United States Bankruptcy Court

Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building
615 East Houston Street
Room 383
San Antonio, TX   78205
Ronald B. King


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
15-70104 American Standard Energy, Corp. August 03, 2015
15-70105 American Standard Energy Corp. August 03, 2015