Case Background

On April 4, 2017, Payless Holdings LLC and 28 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 Eastern District of Missouri.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Kathy A. Surratt-States and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-42267.

Important Information & Dates

Plan Confirmation: 

On July 26, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Fifth Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization. On August 10, 2017, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated. To  view copies of the Plan, Disclosure Statement, Confirmation Order and related documents, click on the link below:

Plan & Disclosure Statement and Confirmation Order

Notice of Effective Date

Dates

August
10

Effective Date

___________
October
2

Governmental Bar Date

11:59 P.M. (CT)
October
17

Notice of Agenda

10:00 a.m. (CT)
April
4
_____
June
19
11:59 P.M. (CT)

General Bar Date

October
2
11:59 P.M. (CT)

Governmental Bar Date

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY   10022
http://www.kirkland.com
Phone: 212.446.4800
Fax: 212.446.4900
Nicole L. Greenblatt, P.C.
Cristine F. Pirro, Esq.
Jessica Kuppersmith, Esq.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

300 North LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL   60654
Phone: 312.862.2000
Fax: 312.862.2200
James H.M. Sprayregen, P.C.
William A. Guerrieri, Esq.

Armstrong Teasdale LLP

7700 Forsyth Boulevard, Suite 1800
St. Louis, MO   63105
http://www.armstrongteasdale.com/
Phone: 314.621.5070
Fax: 314.612.2239
Steven N. Cousins, Esq.
Erin M. Edelman, Esq.

Creditors' Committee Counsel

Polsinelli P.C.

100 S. Fourth Street, Suite 1000
St. Louis, MO   63102
http://www.polsinelli.com
Phone: 314.889.8000
Matthew S. Layfield, Esq.


Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP

780 Third Avenue, 34th Floor
New York, NY   10017
http://www.pszjlaw.com
Phone: 212.561.7700
Robert J. Feinstein, Esq.

Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP

919 North Market Street, 17th Floor
Wilmington, DE   19801
http://www.pszjlaw.com
Phone: 302.652.4100
Bradford J. Sandler, Esq.

Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP

10100 Santa Monica Boulevard, 13th Floor
Los Angeles, CA   90067-4100
http://www.pszjlaw.com/
Phone: 310.277.6910
Jeffrey N. Pomerantz, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

Alvarez & Marsal

600 Madison Avenue
8th Floor
New York, NY   10022
https://www.alvarezandmarsal.com/
Phone: 212.759.4433
Fax: 212.759.5532


United States Trustee and Court Information

U.S. Trustee's Office

111 South 10th Street
Suite 6353
St. Louis, MO   63102
http://www.justice.gov/ust-regions-r13/region-13-eastern-district-missouri
Phone: 314.539.2976
Fax: 314.539.2990
Paul A. Randolph

United States Bankruptcy Court

Eastern District of Missouri
111 S. 10th Street, 4th Floor
St. Louis, MO   63102
http://www.moeb.uscourts.gov/
Phone: 314.244.4500


Debtors

Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-42257 Payless ShoeSource, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42267 Payless Holdings LLC April 04, 2017
17-42279 Collective Licensing, LP April 04, 2017
17-42280 Collective Brands Franchising Services, LLC April 04, 2017
17-42281 Payless NYC, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42282 PSS Delaware Company 4, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42283 Payless ShoeSource Merchandising, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42284 Payless International Franchising, LLC April 04, 2017
17-42285 Payless ShoeSource Canada GP Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42286 Payless Finance, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42287 Eastborough, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42288 Payless ShoeSource Worldwide, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42290 Payless Collective GP, LLC April 04, 2017
17-42291 Collective Brands Services, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42292 Payless Gold Value CO, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42293 Payless ShoeSource Canada LP April 04, 2017
17-42294 Dynamic Assets Limited April 04, 2017
17-42296 PSS Canada, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42297 Payless Purchasing Services, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42298 Payless Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42299 Collective Brands Logistics, Limited April 04, 2017
17-42300 Payless ShoeSource Distribution, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42301 Payless Intermediate Holdings LLC April 04, 2017
17-42302 Collective Licensing International, LLC April 04, 2017
17-42303 Shoe Sourcing, Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42304 Payless ShoeSource Canada Inc. April 04, 2017
17-42305 WBG-PSS Holdings LLC April 04, 2017
17-42307 Clinch, LLC April 04, 2017
17-42308 Payless ShoeSource of Puerto Rico, Inc. April 04, 2017