Toys "R" Us, Inc.

Case No.


Case Background

On September 18, 2017, Toys "R" Us, Inc. and 24 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 Virginia (Richmond Division).  The cases are pending before the Honorable Keith L. Phillips and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-34665.

For additional information about the restructuring process, including frequently asked questions, please visit the Toys“R”Us Restructuring website at www.toysrusinc.com/restructuring.

To access the dedicated website for the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors, please click here.

For information related to the chapter 11 cases of Toys "R" Us Property Company I, LLC, et. al, Case No. 18-31429 and five affiliated debtors (collectively, the "Propco I Debtors") pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division), please click here.  For more information about the the disposition of the PropCo 1 Debtors’ leased and owned properties, please contact the Propco I Debtors' real estate advisor:

Raider Hill Advisors, LLC
Harrison Varner
Tel: (212) 223-9090
www.raiderhill.com

Important Information & Dates

Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC Plan & Disclosure Statement

On December 24, 2018, Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC filed its Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement related thereto. A hearing on the Disclosure Statement was held on December 28, 2018, and the Disclosure Statement was approved.  The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan was held on January 24, 2019 and the Plan was confirmed on January 29, 2019.  On March 11, 2019, the Plan became effective.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC Plan & Disclosure Statement:

Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC Plan & Disclosure Statement 

Toys Delaware Debtors and Geoffrey Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement

On August 6, 2018, the Toys Delaware Debtors and the Geoffrey Debtors filed their Joint Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement related thereto.  A hearing on the Disclosure Statement and the Disclosure Statement Motion was held on September 6, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., prevailing Eastern Time. On September 6, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan was held on November 13, 2018 and the Plan was confirmed.  The Effective Date of the Plan occured on January 20, 2019.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Toys Delaware Debtors and Geoffrey Debtors' Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Toys Delaware Debtors and Geoffrey Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement

Taj Debtors and TRU Inc. Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement

On August 4, 2018, the Taj Debtors and the TRU Inc. Debtors filed their Joint Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement related thereto.  A hearing on the Disclosure Statement and the Disclosure Statement Motion was held on September 6, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., prevailing Eastern Time. On September 6, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan was held on December 13, 2018 and the Plan was confirmed.  The Effective Date of the Plan occured on January 23, 2019 as to the Taj Debtors.  The Effective Date of the Plan occured on February 1, 2019 as to the TRU Inc. Debtors.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Taj Debtors and TRU Inc. Debtors' Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Taj Debtors and TRU Inc. Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement 

Propco II Plan Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement

On June 11, 2018, Toys “R” Us Property Company II, LLC and Giraffe Junior Holdings, LLC  (the “Propco II Plan Debtors”) filed their Joint Chapter 11 Plan (the "Plan") and Disclosure Statement related thereto.  A hearing on the Disclosure Statement and the Disclosure Statement Motion was held on July 2, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., prevailing Eastern Time.  On July 3, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order conditionally approving the adequacy of the Disclosure Statement.  The combined hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on a final basis and confirmation of the Plan was held on August 22, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.  On August 22, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement on a final basis and confirming the Plan. On September 7, 2018, the Plan became effective.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Propco II Plan Debtors' Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Propco II Plan Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement 

Administrative Claim Bar Date

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadline for filing administrative proofs of claim against the Debtors:

            • for an Administrative Claim arising on or prior to June 30, 2018: July 16, 2018, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time; and
            • for an Administrative Claim arising after June 30, 2018: the affected party shall file a Proof of Administrative Claim with respect to such claim following the Administrative Claims Procedures by the earlier of: (a) the 15th day of the month following the month in which the claim arose at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time; and (b) 14 days following any hearing on a plan of liquidation, structured settlement, or other proposed resolution to the Debtors chapter 11 cases, at 5:00 p.m., prevailing Eastern Time

**If you are looking to file an administrative claim on account of postpetition amounts due, please click here**  

October Cleansing Materials

Please click here to access the October Cleansing Materials.

Important Sale Related Information

Shared Services Business Sale

On October 18, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the bidding procedures for the sale of Toys Delaware’s shared services infrastructure, agreements, and operations (collectively, the “Shared Services Business”). For more information on the Shared Services Business sale, please visit the following link:

Shared Services Business Sale 

Please take note of the following important dates related to this sale:

      • Bid Deadline: November 8, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
      • Auction (if necessary): November 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
      • Sale Hearing: on or before November 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)

Asia JV Asset Sale

On September 14, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the bidding procedures for the sale of or other transaction (including a chapter 11 plan) of any or all of the Debtors’ indirect 84.87% interest in Toys (Labuan) Holding Limited, including the Thai Shares (as defined in the Shareholders’ Agreement), if applicable, and the related intellectual property. For more information on this sale, please visit the following link:

Asia JV Asset Sale 

Please take note of the following important dates related to this sale:

      • Bid Deadline: October 26, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
      • Sale Hearing: December 6, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)

Dates

October 17 2019 Omnibus Hearing 2:00 p.m. (ET) Amended Statem... Add to Calendar
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September 18 2017 __
September 19 2017 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 24 2017 2:00 p.m. (ET)
November 16 2017 2:00 p.m. (ET)
December 5 2017 12:00 p.m. (ET)
December 6 2017 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 19 2017 2:00 p.m. (ET)
January 23 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
February 6 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
March 1 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
March 15 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
March 20 2018 12:00 p.m. (ET)
March 27 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
April 6 2018 5:00 p.m. (ET)
April 11 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
April 12 2018 3:00 p.m. (ET)
April 19 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
April 24 2018 10:00 a.m.(ET)
April 27 2018 11:00 a.m (ET)
May 10 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
May 15 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
May 24 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
June 18 2018 5:00 p.m. (ET)
June 25 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
July 2 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
Propco II Plan Debtors' Disclosure Statement Hearing Propco II Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar
July 16 2018 5:00 p.m. (ET)
July 19 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
July 26 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
July 30 2018 9:00 a.m. (ET)
Propco II Asset Sale Hearing Propco II Asset Sale Add to Calendar
August 7 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
August 16 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
August 22 2018 11:30 a.m. (ET)
Adjourned: Propco II Plan Debtors' Combined Hearing Propco II Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar
September 6 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Taj Debtors and TRU Inc. Debtors' Disclosure Statement Hearing Court Docket Add to Calendar
September 6 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Toys Delaware Debtors and Geoffrey Debtors' Disclosure Statement Hearing Court Docket Add to Calendar
September 7 2018 __
September 13 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
September 27 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
October 2 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 9 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 10 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
October 17 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
October 24 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
November 5 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
November 13 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Toys Delaware Debtors and Geoffrey Debtors' Confirmation Hearing Court Docket Add to Calendar
November 15 2018 9:00 a.m. (ET)
November 29 2018 1:00 p.m. (ET)
December 6 2018 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 11 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
December 13 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Taj Debtors and TRU Inc. Debtors' Confirmation Hearing Court Docket Add to Calendar
December 18 2018 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Omnibus Hearing Add to Calendar
December 28 2018 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Hearing on Motion to Expedite & Wayne Disclosure Statement Motion Wayne Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar
January 10 2019 10:00 a.m.
January 21 2019 -------------------
Toys Delaware and Geoffrey Effective Date Court Docket Add to Calendar
January 23 2019 -------------------
Taj Debtors Effective Date Court Docket Add to Calendar
January 24 2019 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Wayne Real Estate Parent Confirmation Hearing Wayne Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar
February 1 2019 ----------------
TRU Inc. Debtors Effective Date Court Docket Add to Calendar
February 19 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
February 27 2019 1:00 p.m. (ET)
March 11 2019 ----------------
Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC Effective Date Wayne Plan & Disclosure Statement Add to Calendar
March 19 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
April 18 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
Omnibus Hearing Add to Calendar
May 15 2019 1:00 p.m. (ET)
May 29 2019 1:00 p.m. (ET)
June 27 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 22 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
September 30 2019 11:00 a.m. (ET)
October 17 2019 2:00 p.m. (ET)

Vendor - Supplier Inquiries

Domestic and international vendors and suppliers may call the numbers below to ask questions about the restructuring proceedings:

Austria: 0800-802290
Australia: 1-300-009-390
China: 400-120-4011
France: 0805-080337
Germany: 0800-182-9016
Poland: 0-0-800-141-0322
Portugal: 800-180-778
Spain: 900-984918
Switzerland: 0800-562-556
United Kingdom: 0-800-014-8914
United States and Canada:  844-794-3476

Interested parties may also submit inquiries via the link above or send emails to toysrusinfo@primeclerk.com

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP

    300 North LaSalle
    Chicago, IL   60654
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 312.862.2000
    Fax: 312.862.2200

    James H.M. Sprayregen, P.C.
    Anup Sathy, P.C.
    Chad J. Husnick, P.C.

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP

    601 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY   10022
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 212.446.4800
    Fax: 212.446.4900

    Edward O. Sassower, P.C.
    Joshua A. Sussberg, P.C.

  • Kutak Rock LLP

    901 East Byrd Street, Suite 1000
    Richmond, VA   23219-4071
    http://www.kutakrock.com/
    Phone: 804.644.1700
    Fax: 804.783.6192

    Michael A. Condyles, Esq.
    Peter J. Barrett, Esq.
    Jeremy S. Williams, Esq.

United States Trustee and Court Information

  • United States Bankruptcy Court

    Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division)
    701 East Broad Street, Suite 4000
    Richmond, VA   23219
    http://www.vaeb.uscourts.gov
    Phone: 804.916.2400

  • Office of the United States Trustee

    Eastern District of Virginia
    701 East Broad Street, Suite 4304
    Richmond, VA   23219
    https://www.justice.gov/ust-regions-r04
    Phone: 804.771.2319
    Fax: 804.771.2330

    Robert B. Van Arsdale
    Lynn A. Kohen

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

    1177 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY   10036
    https://www.kramerlevin.com
    Phone: 212.715.9100
    Fax: 212.715.8000

    Kenneth H. Eckstein
    Robert T. Schmidt
    Stephen D. Zide
    Rachael L. Ringer

  • Wolcott Rivers Gates

    919 E. Main Street
    Suite 2010
    Richmond, VA   23219
    http://www.wolcottriversgates.com/
    Phone: 757.497.6633

    Cullen D. Speckhart
    Olya Antle
    Joshua D. Stiff

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 17-34665 Debtor Name Toys "R" Us, Inc. Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34660 Debtor Name Geoffrey Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 18, 2017
Case Number 17-34666 Debtor Name Geoffrey International, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34667 Debtor Name Geoffrey, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34661 Debtor Name Giraffe Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 18, 2017
Case Number 17-34662 Debtor Name Giraffe Junior Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34663 Debtor Name MAP 2005 Real Estate, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34668 Debtor Name Toys "R" Us (Canada) Ltd./Toys "R" Us (Canada) Ltee Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34669 Debtor Name Toys “R” Us - Delaware Inc. Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34664 Debtor Name Toys “R” Us - Value, Inc. Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34670 Debtor Name Toys “R” Us Europe, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34671 Debtor Name Toys “R” Us Property Company II, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34672 Debtor Name Toys Acquisition, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34659 Debtor Name TRU - SVC, Inc. Petition Date September 18, 2017
Case Number 17-34673 Debtor Name TRU Asia, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34674 Debtor Name TRU Guam, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34675 Debtor Name TRU Mobility, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34676 Debtor Name TRU of Puerto Rico, Inc. Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34677 Debtor Name TRU Taj (Europe) Holdings, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34678 Debtor Name TRU Taj Finance, Inc. Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34679 Debtor Name TRU Taj Holdings 1, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34680 Debtor Name TRU Taj Holdings 2 Limited Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34681 Debtor Name TRU Taj Holdings 3, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34682 Debtor Name TRU Taj LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017
Case Number 17-34683 Debtor Name Wayne Real Estate Parent Company, LLC Petition Date September 19, 2017