Case Background

On July 14, 2017 Cocoa Services, L.L.C. and Morgan Drive Associates, L.L.C. (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 New York.  The cases are pending before the Honorable James L. Garrity, Jr. and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-11936.

Important Information & Dates

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On January 12, 2018, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On February 23, 2018, the Bankrupcy Court entered an Order approving the Disclosure Statement.  Pursuant to that Order, the Debtors, will commence the Solicitation of votes on the Plan on or before March 2, 2018.  A hearing to confirm the Plan (the “Confirmation Hearing”) will commence on April 24, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) before The Honorable James L. Garrity, Jr., United States Bankruptcy Judge, at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Bankruptcy Court”), One Bowling Green, Courtroom 601, New York, New York 10004.  To view copies of the Plan & Disclosure Statement documents, click on the link below:

Plan & Disclosure Statement


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): November 2, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

Governmental Unit Bar Date: January 10, 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.




General Bar Date

5:00 P.M. (ET)

Governmental Bar Date

5:00 P.M. (ET)

Confirmation Hearing

11:00 A.M. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

Riker, Danzig, Scherer, Hyland, & Perretti, LLP

Headquarters Plaza
One Speedwell Avenue
Morristown, NJ   07962
Phone: 973.451.8562
Fax: 973.451.8719
Joseph L. Schwartz
Tara J. Schellhorn
Rachel Gillen

Klestadt, Winters, Jureller, Southard, & Stevens, LLP

200 West 41st Street
17th Floor
New York, NY   10036
Phone: 212.972.3000
Fax: 212.972.2245
Tracy L. Klestadt
Joseph C. Corneau

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

201 Varick Street, Suite 1006
New York, NY   10014
Phone: 212-510-0500
Serene Nakano

United States Bankruptcy Court

Southern District of New York
One Bowling Green
New York, NY   10004-1408
Phone: 212.668.2870

Debtors' Chief Restructuring Officer


30 Rockefeller Plaza
41st Floor
New York, NY   10112-0015
Phone: 212-653-7670
Ron Lottman
Robert J. Frezza


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-11936 Cocoa Services, L.L.C. July 14, 2017
17-11938 Morgan Drive Associates, L.L.C. July 14, 2017