Relativity Media, LLC

Case No. 18-11358


Case Background

On May 3, 2018, Relativity Media, LLC and 57 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.  The Debtors' cases are jointly administered under Case No. 18-11358.

Important Information & Dates

Liquidating Trust

The Liquidating Trust (the “Relativity Liquidating Trust”) was formed pursuant to the Debtors' and the Creditors’ Committee’s Second Amended Joint Liquidating Plan under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code filed with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in the Chapter 11 Cases of Relativity Media, LLC and Its affiliated debtors (the "Plan") to (a) direct Distributions to Beneficiaries; (b) object to Claims; (c) prosecute or otherwise resolve the Retained Causes of Action, and (d) take actions that are required to administer, wind-down and close the Chapter 11 Cases.

The Liquidating Trust Agreement was entered into on January 31, 2019 by and among (i) Relativity Media LLC and its affiliated debtors and debtors in possession (each a “Liquidating Debtor” and, collectively, the “Liquidating Debtors”), and (ii) Drivetrain, LLC, as Liquidating Trustee.

The Plan contemplates, among other things, that the Trust is created for the benefit of Holders of General Unsecured Claims against the Liquidating Debtors (“Beneficiaries”). On January 31, 2019, the Plan became effective, the Causes of Action vested to the Trust, and the Liquidating Trust Assets were transferred to the Trust. Included among these Causes of Action are (a) any rights of setoff, counterclaim, or recoupment and any claims under contracts or for beaches of duties imposed by law or in equity; (b) claims pursuant to section 362 or chapter 5 of the Bankruptcy Code; (c) any claims or defenses, including fraud, mistake, duress and usury, and any other defense set forth in section 558 of the Bankruptcy Code; and (d) any Avoidance Action pursuant to any applicable section of the Bankruptcy Code, including sections 502(d), 506, 510, 542, 544, 547-553 and 724(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, any similar or related state or federal statutes and common law, including fraudulent transfer laws.

For questions regarding the Relativity Liquidating Trust, please contact:

Liquidating Trustee
c/o Tim Daileader, David Mack and Ivona Smith
Drivetrain, LLC
410 Park Avenue, Suite 900
New York, NY 10022

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On October 22, 2018, the Debtors filed their Plan of Liquidation and on October 26, 2018, the Debtors filed the Disclosure Statement related thereto. On November 29, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement. On January 31, 2019, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Plan, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consumated.

Please click on the link below to access the Plan and Disclosure Statement documents:

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: September 12, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Government Bar Date: October 30, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Administrative Claims Bar Date: March 4, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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

Committee Formation Meeting

The United States Trustee held a meeting to form the unsecured creditors' committees on Friday, May 18, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. (ET) at the United States Bankruptcy Court, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, One Bowling Green, Rm. 511, New York, NY 10004.  

Please click below to view and download the Notice and Questionnaire:

Notice of Formation Meeting for Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors  

First Day Hearing

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on May 9, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. (ET) before the Honorable Michael E. Wiles, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, located at Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004. A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on May 30, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. (ET).

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

First Day Motions

First Day Orders


Dates

January 31 2019 Effective Date ______ Statement /NOT... Add to Calendar
November 6 2019 Omnibus Hearing 11:00 a.m. (ET)   Add to Calendar
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May 3 2018 __
May 9 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 16 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 30 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 31 2018 12:00 p.m. (ET)
June 12 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
June 28 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
July 3 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
July 24 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
July 31 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
August 8 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Cancelled: Omnibus Hearing Add to Calendar
August 9 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
August 14 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 16 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 18 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
November 14 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
November 16 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
November 29 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
December 18 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
January 29 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
January 31 2019 __
March 4 2019 4:00 p.m. (ET)
March 19 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
April 2 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
April 23 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Omnibus Hearing Add to Calendar
May 14 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
May 21 2019 10:00 a.m. (ET)
July 9 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
July 16 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 13 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 20 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
September 10 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
September 17 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 15 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
November 6 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Omnibus Hearing Add to Calendar

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Winston & Strawn LLP

    200 Park Avenue
    New York, NY   10166
    https://www.winston.com
    Phone: 212.294.6700
    Fax: 212.294.4700

    Justin E. Rawlins
    Daniel J. McGuire
    Carey D. Schreiber
    Carrie V. Hardman

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

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
    http://www.usdoj.gov/ust/r02
    Phone: 212.510.0500
    Fax: 212.668.2255

  • United States Bankruptcy Court

    Southern District of New York
    One Bowling Green
    New York, NY   10004-1408
    http://www.nysb.uscourts.gov
    Phone: 212.668.2870

Counsel to the Creditors' Committee

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 18-11358 Debtor Name Relativity Media, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11304 Debtor Name 21 & Over Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11302 Debtor Name 3 Days To Kill Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11305 Debtor Name Armored Car Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11306 Debtor Name Best of Me Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11307 Debtor Name Black or White Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11291 Debtor Name Relativity Fashion, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11292 Debtor Name RML Distribution Domestic, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11301 Debtor Name Rogue Digital, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11308 Debtor Name Blackbird Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11309 Debtor Name Brick Mansions Acquisitions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11310 Debtor Name Don Jon Acquisitions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11311 Debtor Name DR Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11313 Debtor Name Malavita Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11314 Debtor Name Movie Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11315 Debtor Name Paranoia Acquisitions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11316 Debtor Name Phantom Acquisitions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11317 Debtor Name Relative Motion Music, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11318 Debtor Name Relative Velocity Music, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11319 Debtor Name Relativity Development, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11320 Debtor Name Relativity Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11321 Debtor Name Relativity Foreign, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11323 Debtor Name Relativity Jackson, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11324 Debtor Name Relativity Media Distribution, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11325 Debtor Name Relativity Media Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11326 Debtor Name Relativity Music Group, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11327 Debtor Name Relativity Production LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11328 Debtor Name Relativity Rogue, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11329 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions I, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11330 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions II, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11331 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions III, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11332 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions IV, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11333 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions IX, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11334 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions V, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11335 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions VI, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11337 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions VIII, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11338 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions X, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11339 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions XI, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11340 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions XIII, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11336 Debtor Name RML Acquisitions VII, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11341 Debtor Name RML Desert Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11342 Debtor Name RML Distribution International, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11344 Debtor Name RML Film Development, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11345 Debtor Name RML Hector Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11346 Debtor Name RML International Assets, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11347 Debtor Name RML November Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11348 Debtor Name RML Oculus Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11350 Debtor Name RML Romeo and Juliet Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11351 Debtor Name RML Turkeys Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11352 Debtor Name RML WIB Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11353 Debtor Name RMLDD Financing, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11354 Debtor Name Rogue Games, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11356 Debtor Name Safe Haven Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11357 Debtor Name Snow White Productions, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11312 Debtor Name Furnace Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11322 Debtor Name Relativity Holdings LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11343 Debtor Name RML Echo Films, LLC Petition Date May 03, 2018
Case Number 18-11355 Debtor Name Roguelife LLC (dba Relativity Digital) Petition Date May 03, 2018