Weatherford International plc

Case No. 19-33694


Case Background

On July 1, 2019, Weatherford International plc and 2 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 Texas. The Debtors' cases are jointly administered under Case No. 19-33694.

On June 28, 2019 (with respect to noteholders) and on July 9, 2019 (with respect to equity holders), the Debtors commenced solicitation for votes accepting or rejecting the Joint Prepackaged Plan of Reorganization for Weatherford International plc and its Affiliate Debtors Under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. 

Please click here to access the Class 7 Solicitation Materials and here to access the Class 10 Solicitation Materials. Please direct any question regarding voting on the Plan to weatherfordballots@primeclerk.com

Important Information & Dates

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On July 1, 2019 the Debtors filed their Disclosure Statement for the Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization related thereto. On July 3, 2019, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order conditionally approving the Disclosure Statement. On September 11. 2019, the Bankruptcy Court entered the order approving the Disclosure Statement and confirming the Plan.

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Plan & Disclosure Statement

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on July 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. (CT) before the Honorable David R. Jones, in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Courtroom 400, 4th Floor, 515 Rusk Street, Houston, Texas 77002.

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First Day Motions

First Day Orders


Dates

August 1 2019 Noteholder Voting Deadline 5:00 PM (CT)   Add to Calendar
August 13 2019 Equity Voting Deadline 5:00 PM (CT)   Add to Calendar
September 11 2019 Combined Hearing 2:30 PM (CT) Order (I) Cond... Add to Calendar
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June 24 2019 -----
Voting Record Date Add to Calendar
July 1 2019 -----
July 2 2019 2:00 PM (CT)
July 16 2019 12:30 PM (CT)
Second Day Hearing Add to Calendar
August 1 2019 2:00 PM (CT)
Final Hearing Add to Calendar
August 1 2019 5:00 PM (CT)
Noteholder Voting Deadline Add to Calendar
August 13 2019 5:00 PM (CT)
Equity Voting Deadline Add to Calendar
September 11 2019 2:30 PM (CT)

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Latham & Watkins LLP

    885 Third Avenue
    New York, NY   10022-4834
    https://www.lw.com/
    Phone: 212.906.1200
    Fax: 212.751.4864

    George A. Davis
    Keith A. Simon
    David A. Hammerman

  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

    600 Travis Street, Suite 4200
    Houston, TX   77002
    https://www.huntonak.com/en/
    Phone: 713.220.4200
    Fax: 713.220.4285

    Timothy A. (“Tad”) Davidson II
    Ashley L. Harper

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 19-33694 Debtor Name Weatherford International plc Petition Date July 01, 2019
Case Number 19-33707 Debtor Name Weatherford International Ltd. Petition Date July 01, 2019
Case Number 19-33676 Debtor Name Weatherford International, LLC Petition Date July 01, 2019