Case Background

On September 15, 2014, NII Holdings, Inc. and eight 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 Southern District of New York.  On October 8, 2014, four additional affiliated Debtors commenced chapter 11 cases.  On January 26, 2015, one additional affiliated Debtor commenced a chapter 11 case.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Shelley C. Chapman and are jointly administered under Case No. 14-12611.

Important Information & Dates

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 23, 2014 
  • Governmental Unit Bar Date: April 6, 2015

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

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On December 22, 2014, the Debtors and the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors filed their Joint Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On April 20, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On June 19, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  On June 26, 2015, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

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

Plan & Disclosure Statement

NII Mexico Sale

On January 27, 2015, the Debtors filed a motion to sell their interest in non-Debtor NII Mexico.  On February 17, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding procedures and scheduling an auction in connection with such sale.  On March 23, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the NII Mexico sale.

Please click below to view all documents related to the NII Mexico sale:

Sale Documents



Confirmation Hearing

10:00 AM (ET)

Effective Date of the Pl...


Administrative Claims Ba...

11:00 A.M. (ET)

Final Hearing on First Day Motions

10:00 AM(ET)
5:00 PM(ET)

Bar Date - General Creditors

10:00 AM(ET)

Omnibus Hearing

5:00 PM(ET)

Bar Date - Governmental Units

2:00 PM(ET)

Omnibus Hearing


Debtors' Counsel

Jones Day

222 East 41st Street
New York, NY   10017
Phone: 212.326.3939
Fax: 212.755.7306
Scott J. Greenberg, Esq.

Jones Day

North Point
901 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH   44114
Phone: 216.586.3939
Fax: 216.579.0212
David G. Heiman, Esq.
Carl E. Black, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

Alvarez & Marsal

Two Alhambra Plaza
Suite 1101
Miami, FL   33134
Phone: 305.704.6700
Fax: 305.704.6701
Byron Smyl

Counsel to Creditors' Committee

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

1177 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY   10036
Phone: 212.715.9100
Fax: 212.715.8000
Kenneth H. Eckstein, Esq.
Adam C. Rogoff, Esq.

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

U.S. Federal Office Building
201 Varick Street, Suite 1006
New York, NY   10014
Phone: 212.510.0500
Fax: 212.668.2255
Susan D. Golden, Esq.
Brian Masumoto, Esq.

United States Bankruptcy Court

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


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
14-12611 NII Holdings, Inc. September 15, 2014
14-12612 Nextel International (Services), Ltd. September 15, 2014
14-12613 NII Capital Corp. September 15, 2014
14-12614 NII Aviation, Inc. September 15, 2014
14-12615 NII Funding Corp. September 15, 2014
14-12616 NII Global Holdings, Inc. September 15, 2014
14-12619 NII International Telecom S.C.A. September 15, 2014
14-12617 NII International Holdings S.à.r.l. September 15, 2014
14-12618 NII International Services S.à.r.l. September 15, 2014
14-12846 Airfone Holdings, LLC October 08, 2014
14-12843 McCaw International (Brazil), LLC October 08, 2014
14-12845 NII Mercosur, LLC October 08, 2014
14-12844 Nextel International (Uruguay), LLC October 08, 2014
15-10155 NIU Holdings LLC January 25, 2015