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Tri-Valley Corporation

Court
Delaware Bankruptcy Court
Case number
1:12-bk-12291
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Judge
Mary F. Walrath
Chapter
11
Filed
Aug 7, 2012
Type
voluntary
Updated
Mar 10, 2015
Last checked
Mar 10, 2015

Creditors

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Parties

Debtor

Tri-Valley Corporation
Attn: Maston N. Cunningham
P O Box 20429
Bakersfield, CA 93390
KERN-CA
Tax ID / EIN: xx-xxx5250
fdba Great Valley Production Services, LLC (merger 2010)
fdba Tri-Valley Power Corporation (merger 2010)

Represented By

Luke Anderson
K&L Gates LLP
1900 Main Street
Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92614-7319
949-253-0900
Fax : 949-253-0902
Email: luke.anderson@klgates.com
Kimberly A. Brown
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 N. Market Street
Suite 1800
PO Box 2087
Wilmington, DE 19899
302-467-4400
Fax : 302-467-4450
Email: brown@lrclaw.com
Rebecca L. Butcher
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 Market Street
Suite 1800
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-467-4400
Fax : 302-467-4450
Email: butcher@lrclaw.com
Nathaniel S. Currall
K&L Gates LLP
1900 Main Street
Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92614-7319
949-253-0900
Fax : 949-253-0902
Email: nathaniel.currall@klgates.com
Charles A. Dale, III
K&L Gates LLP
State Street Financial Center
One Lincoln Street
Boston, MA 02111-2950
617-261-3112
Fax : 617-261-3175
Email: chad.dale@klgates.com
Landon Ellis
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 Market Street, Suite 1800
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-467-4400
Fax : 302-467-4450
Email: ellis@lrclaw.com
Jared S. Hawk
K&L Gates LLP
K&L Gates Center
210 Sixth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412-355-6348
Fax : 412-335-6501
Email: jared.hawk@klgates.com
Adam G. Landis
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 Market Street
Suite 1800
Wilmington, DE 19801
usa
302-467-4400
Fax : 302-467-4450
Email: landis@lrclaw.com
Kerri K. Mumford
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 Market Street
Suite 1800
Wilmington, DE 19801
(302) 467-4414
Fax : (302) 467-4450
Email: mumford@lrclaw.com
Mackenzie L. Shea
K&L Gates LLP
State Street Financial Center
One Lincoln Street
Boston, MA 02111-2950
617-261-3250
Fax : 617-261-3175
Email: mackenzie.shea@klgates.com

Trustee

Charles A. Stanziale, Jr.
McCarter & English, LLP
Four Gateway Center,
100 Mulberry St.
Newark, NJ 07102
973-622-4444

Represented By

David B Aaronson
McCarter & English LLP
BNY Mellon Center
1735 Market Street, Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 979-3816
Fax : (215) 988-4313
Email: daaronson@mccarter.com
Kate R. Buck
McCarter & English, LLP
405 N. King Street, 8th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-984-6300
Fax : 302-984-6399
Email: kbuck@mccarter.com
Clement J. Farley
McCARTER & ENGLISH, LLP
Four Gateway Center
100 Mulberry Street
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 639-2064
Fax : (973) 297-3869
Email: cfarley@mccarter.com
Eduardo J. Glas
McCarter & English, LLP
245 Park Ave., 27th Floor
New York, NY 10167
(212) 609-6844
Fax : (212) 609-6921
Email: eglas@mccarter.com
William F. Taylor, Jr.
McCarter & English LLP
Renaissance Centre
405 North King Street, 8th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-984-6300
Fax : 302-984-6399
Email: bankruptcydel@mccarter.com
Jeffrey T. Testa
McCarter & English, LLP
Four Gateway Center
100 Mulberry Street
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 639-7939
Fax : (973) 624-7070
Email: jtesta@mccarter.com

Trustee

Jeoffrey L. Burtch, Chapter 7 Trustee
1000 West Street, 10th Floor
P.O. Box 1680
Wilmington, DE 19899-1680
302-984-3800

Represented By

Dale R. Dube
Cooch and Taylor, P.A.
1000 West Street
Suite 1000
P. O. Box 1680
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 984-3825
Fax : (302) 984-3939
Email: ddube@coochtaylor.com
Mark E. Felger
Cozen O'Connor
1201 N. Market Street, Suite 1001
Wilmington, DE 19801
usa
302-295-2087
Fax : 302-295-2013
Email: mfelger@cozen.com
Keith L. Kleinman
Cozen O'Connor
1201 N. Market Street
Suite 1001
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-295-2077
Fax : 302-691-4573
Email: kkleinman@cozen.com

Us Trustee

United States Trustee
844 King Street, Room 2207
Lockbox #35
Wilmington, DE 19899-0035
302-573-6491

Docket

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Aug 7, 2012 #1 Petition Chapter 11 Voluntary Petition . Fee Amount $1046. Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. (Landis, Adam) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #2 Receipt of filing fee for Voluntary Petition (Chapter 11)(12-12291) [misc,volp11a] (1046.00). Receipt Number 6101794, amount $1046.00. (U.S. Treasury) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #3 Affidavit/Declaration in Support of First Day Motion Declaration of Maston N. Cunningham in Support of Chapter 11 Petitions and First Day Motions and Applications Filed By Tri-Valley Corporation (Landis, Adam) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #4 Motion for Joint Administration Filed by Select Resources Corporation, Inc., TVC Opus I Drilling Program L.P., Tri-Valley Corporation, Tri-Valley Oil & Gas Co.. (Landis, Adam) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #5 Application to Appoint Claims/Noticing Agent EPIQ BANKRUPTCY SOLUTIONS Filed By Tri-Valley Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Exhibit B# 3 Proposed Form of Order)(Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #6 Motion to Maintain Bank Accounts and for an Entry of an Order Authorizing (I) Continued Use of Existing Centralized Cash Management System, as Modified; (II) Honoring of Certain Pre-Petition Obligations Related to the Use of the Cash Management System; (III) Maintenance of Existing Bank Accounts and Certificates of Deposit; (IV) Continued Use of Existing Business Forms; and (V) Limited Waiver of the Deposit and Investment Requirements of Section 345(b) of the Bankruptcy Code Filed By Tri-Valley Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Proposed Form of Order)(Mumford, Kerri) Modified double text on 8/9/2012 (JAF). (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #7 Motion to Pay Employee Wages and for Entry of an Order Granting the Debtors Authority to Pay Prepetition Wages, Compensation, Employee Benefits, and Other Related Obligations and Directing Banks to Honor Related Transactions Filed By Tri-Valley Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Form of Order)(Mumford, Kerri) Modified double text on 8/9/2012 (JAF). (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #8 Motion to Approve Debtor In Possession Financing and for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105, 361, 362, 363, 364, and 507 (A) Authorizing Post-Petition Financing, (B) Authorizing Use of Cash Collateral, (C) Granting Adequate Protection; (D) Scheduling A Final Hearing, and (E) Granting Related Relief Filed By Tri-Valley Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Exhibit B# 3 Exhibit C)(Mumford, Kerri) Modified double text on 8/9/2012 (JAF). (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #9 Motion for Order Establishing Procedures for Interim Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses of Professionals Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Form of Order) (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
Aug 7, 2012 #10 Motion to Extend Deadline to File Schedules or Provide Required Information Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Form of Order) (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
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Aug 10, 2012 #44 Request of US Trustee to Schedule Section 341 Meeting of Creditors for Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 10:00 am, at J. Caleb Boggs Federal Building, 844 King Street, Wilmington, DE 19801, 2nd Floor, Room 2112 Filed by United States Trustee. (Patton, Tiiara) (Entered: 08/10/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #45 Notice to Counsel Regarding Scheduling of 341 Meeting. (related document(s)44) (JAF) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #46 Equity Security Holders Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #47 Transcript regarding Hearing Held 08/09/2012 RE: First Day Motions. Remote electronic access to the transcript is restricted until 11/13/2012. The transcript may be viewed at the Bankruptcy Court Clerk's Office. [For information about how to contact the transcriber, call the Clerk's Office] or [Contact the Court Reporter/Transcriber, eScribers, LLC, at telephone number: 973-406-2250.] Notice of Intent to Request Redaction Deadline Due By 8/20/2012. Redaction Request Due By 9/4/2012. Redacted Transcript Submission Due By 9/13/2012. Transcript access will be restricted through 11/13/2012. (related document(s)16) (MPM) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #48 Motion to Authorize Debtors to (i) Maintain Existing Insurance Policies, Pay All Policy Premiums and Brokers Fees Arising Thereunder, and Renew or Enter Into New Policies, and (ii) Continue Insurance Premium Financing Programs, Pay Insurance Premium Financing Obligations Arising in Connection Therewith and Renew or Enter Into New Premium Financing Arrangements Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. Hearing scheduled for 8/30/2012 at 12:30 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 8/23/2012. (Attachments: # 1 Notice # 2 Exhibit A# 3 Exhibit B# 4 Proposed Form of Order) (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #49 Notice of Service - Notice of Entry of Interim Order, Notice of Final Proposed Order and Notice of Final Hearing Regarding Debtors' Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105, 361, 362, 363, 364, and 507 (A) Authorizing Post-Petition Financing, (B) Authorizing Use of Cash Collateral, (C) Granting Adequate Protection; (D) Scheduling A Final Hearing, and (E) Granting Related Relief (related document(s)8, 29) Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Exhibit B# 3 Exhibit C) (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #50 Motion to Authorize the Payment of Prepetition Taxes and Permit Fees Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. Hearing scheduled for 8/30/2012 at 12:30 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 8/23/2012. (Attachments: # 1 Notice # 2 Exhibit A# 3 Proposed Form of Order) (Mumford, Kerri) (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 13, 2012 #51 Motion to Approve Sale - Motion By Debtors And Debtors In Possession For Orders (A)(I) Approving Bidding Procedures In Connection With The Sale Of Substantially All Of Their Assets By Public Auction; (II) Scheduling A Hearing To Consider The Sale Of Assets; And (III) Approving The Form And Manner Of Notice Thereof; (B)(I) Authorizing And Approving The Sale Of Assets Free And Clear Of Liens, Claims, Encumbrances And Interests; And (II) Approving The Assumption And Assignment Of Potential Designated Executory Contracts And Unexpired Leases; And (C) Granting Related Relief Filed by Tri-Valley Corporation. Hearing scheduled for 8/30/2012 at 12:30 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #4, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 8/23/2012. (Attachments: # 1 Notice # 2 Proposed Form of Order) (Mumford, Kerri) Modified text to add SD Code on 8/14/2012 (JAF). (Entered: 08/13/2012)
Aug 14, 2012 #52 Affidavit/Declaration of Mailing of Pete Caris. Filed by Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions LLC. (related document(s)4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16) (Malo, David) (Entered: 08/14/2012)
Aug 14, 2012 #53 Affidavit/Declaration of Mailing of Kerry O'Neil. Filed by Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions LLC. (related document(s)4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43) (Malo, David) (Entered: 08/14/2012)