U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Ralph Kirscher on Friday confirmed the reorganization plan for Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative, the first wholesale power cooperative in Montana to go bankrupt.
A federal bankruptcy judge gave tentative approval on Friday to the reorganization plan of Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative, a wholesale power provider, to its rural co-op members.
The bankruptcy judge in the Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative case set a fast-track schedule for the proposed reorganization of the Billings-based wholesale power provider.
A federal bankruptcy judge on Friday will consider Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative’s latest plans to reorganize its debts.
The owners of Coldwater Creek, a women’s apparel shop outside Rimrock Mall in Billings, have declared bankruptcy and are closing all their stores within the next few months.
A bankruptcy judge has awarded final fees and costs to a former trustee and his lawyers for their work in the Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission case.
Real-estate developer Tim Blixseth was ordered to pay $41 million to creditors of the luxury Montana resort he helped drive into bankruptcy, by a federal judge who slammed the one-time billionaire for distorting the facts in the case.
Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative announced Wednesday it has settled its disputes with noteholders in its long and complicated bankruptcy.
HELENA — An order of nuns being sued by people who claim they were sexually abused as children at the Ursuline Academy in St. Ignatius is asking a federal judge to refuse a request from the victims' attorneys to proceed with their lawsuit in state court.
The Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative and its noteholders have reached an agreement to settle disputes in the co-op’s long and complicated bankruptcy.
Billings area bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Jan. 1-31, 2014. Addresses are in Billings unless otherwise noted.
Attorneys for creditors in the bankruptcy of Montana's exclusive Yellowstone Club have asked a federal judge to incarcerate the resort's founder for failing to heed a court order after he was found to be in contempt.
An appellate court has rejected an attempt by real estate developer Tim Blixseth to remove a judge who issued a $41 million judgment against him - dealing yet another courtroom blow to the former billionaire’s efforts to limit his losses from the bankruptcy of a luxury Montana resort.
HELENA — The liabilities of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena total $33.6 million, or more than twice its assets of slightly more than $16 million, a bankruptcy filing said.
HELENA — A federal judge has ordered Yellowstone Club founder Tim Blixseth to pay at least $13.8 million for violating a court order by selling an ocean resort in Mexico that was part of bankruptcy proceedings.
BALTIMORE — W.R. Grace, the Maryland-based chemical company forced into bankruptcy because of asbestos-related lawsuits, has emerged from Chapter 11 protection.
Billings-area bankruptcy petitions filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court Nov. 1-Dec. 31, 2013. Addresses are in Billings unless otherwise noted.
Four rural electrical cooperatives on Friday urged their wholesale power supplier to liquidate assets rather than reorganize as the best way to end a lengthy and complicated bankruptcy.
Members of the bankrupt Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative have hired an attorney and taken other steps as they regain control after the removal last week of the trustee by the judge hearing the case.
The trustee overseeing a bankrupt Montana power cooperative was removed by a federal judge Tuesday in an unexpected move that could lead to the breakup of the troubled co-op and the sale of assets including a power plant near Great Falls.