New Jersey Bankruptcy Court

Case number: 2:23-bk-19865 - WeWork Inc. - New Jersey Bankruptcy Court

Case Information
Case title
WeWork Inc.
Chapter
11
Judge
John K. Sherwood
Filed
11/06/2023
Last Filing
05/22/2024
Asset
Yes
Vol
v
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DefPet, CLMAGT, LEAD




U.S. Bankruptcy Court
District of New Jersey (Newark)
Bankruptcy Petition #: 23-19865-JKS

Assigned to: Judge John K. Sherwood
Chapter 11
Voluntary
Asset


Date filed:  11/06/2023
Deadline for filing claims:  03/12/2024

Debtor

WeWork Inc.

12 East 49th Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10017
NEW YORK-NY
Tax ID / EIN: 85-1144904
aka
BowX Acquisition Corp.

aka
BowX Acquisition Corp.


represented by
Kizzy L. Jarashow

Goodwin Procter LLP
The New York Times Building
620 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10018

William E. Arnault

Kirkland and Ellis International, LLP
333 West Wolf Point Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654
312-862-2000
Fax : 312-862-2200
Email: [email protected]

Barry Z. Bazian

Goodwin Procter LLP
The New York Times Building
620 Eighth Avenue
New York City, NY 10018
212-813-8800
Email: [email protected]

Connor K. Casas

Kirkland & Ellis International, LLP
333 West Wolf Point Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654
312-862-2000
Fax : 312-862-2200
Email: [email protected]

Cole Schotz P.C.

25 Main Street
Court Paza North
Hackensack, NJ 07601
201-489-3000
Fax : 201-489-1536

Tabitha De Paulo

KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP
KIRKLAND & ELLIS INTERNATIONAL LLP
609 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
713-836-3600
Fax : 713-836-3601
Email: [email protected]

Michele M. Dudas

McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC
75 Livingston Avenue
Ste Second Floor
Roseland, NJ 07068
973-622-1800
Fax : 973-622-7333
Email: [email protected]

Ciara Foster

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022

Seth Goldman

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
350 South Grand Avenue
50th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(213) 687-5000
Fax : (213) 687-5600

Joshua Greenblatt

Kirkland and Ellis International, LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
212-446-4800
Fax : 212-446-4900
Email: [email protected]

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022

MUNGER, TOLLES & OLSON LLP

350 South Grand Avenue
Fifieth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071-3426

Jordan Metoyer

Kirkland and Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
212-446-4800
Fax : 212-446-4900
Email: [email protected]

Meredith Mitnick

Goodwin Procter LLP
620 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
908-581-3206
Email: [email protected]

Oliver Pare

Kirkland and Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
212-446-4800
Fax : 212-446-4900
Email: [email protected]

Achyut J. Phadke

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
560 Mission Street, 27th Floor
San Francisco, CA
94105

Jimmy Ryan, Esq.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022

Bradley R. Schneider

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
350 South Grand Avenue, 50th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Steven N. Serajeddini

Kirkland & Ellis, LLP
601 Lexington Ave.
New York, NY 10027
212-446-4800
Fax : 212-446-4900
Email: [email protected]

Michael D. Sirota

Cole Schotz P.C.
25 Main St.
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 489-3000
Email: [email protected]

Anthony Sodono, III

McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC
75 Livingston Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
973-622-1800
Fax : 973-681-7233
Email: [email protected]

Joshua Sussberg

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
212-446-4800
Fax : 212-446-4900
Email: [email protected]

Thomas B . Walper

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP,
350 South Grand Avenue, 50th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

U.S. Trustee

U.S. Trustee

US Dept of Justice
Office of the US Trustee
One Newark Center Ste 2100
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 645-3014

represented by
Fran B. Steele

U.S. Department of Justice
Office of the US Trustee
One Newark Center
Suite 2100
Newark, NJ 07102-5504
(973) 645-3014
Fax : (973) 645-5993
Email: [email protected]

Creditor Committee

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Riker Danzig LLP
One Speedwell Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-538-0800
represented by
Marijana Kralt

Paul Hastings LLP
600 Travis Street, 58th Floor
Houston, TX

Conrad J. Coutinho

Paul Hastings LLP
600 Travis Street, 58th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Matthew D. Friedrick

Paul Hastings LLP
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Paul R. Genender, Esq.

Paul Hastings LLP
600 Travis Street
58th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Kristopher M. Hansen

Paul Hastings LLP
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Emily L. Kuznick

Paul Hastings LLP
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Paul Hastings LLP

200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Riker Danzig LLP

Headquarters Plaza, 1 Speedwell Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07962-1981

Jake R. Rutherford

Paul Hastings LLP
600 Travis Street
58th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Joseph L. Schwartz

Riker, Danig, Scherer, Hyland, Perretti
Headquarters Plaza
One Speedwell Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960
(973) 538-0800
Email: [email protected]

Latest Dockets
Date Filed#Docket Text
05/22/20241975Docket Text
Notice of Rejection of Certain Executory Contracts and/or Unexpired Leases (related document:[289] Order (I) Authorizing and Approving Procedures to Reject Or Assume Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases and (II) Granting Related Relief. (Related Doc [12]). Service of notice of the entry of this order pursuant to Rule 9022 was made on the appropriate parties. See BNC Certificate of Notice. Signed on 11/29/2023. (zlh)). Michael D. Sirota on behalf of WeWork Inc.. Written Objections due by 6/1/2024. (Sirota, Michael)
05/22/20241974Docket Text
Fourteenth Order Approving the Rejection of Certain Executory Contracts And/or Unexpired Leases and the Abandonment of Certain Personal Property, If Any(related document:[1889] Notice of Rejection of Certain Executory Contracts and/or Unexpired Leases filed by Michael D. Sirota on behalf of WeWork Inc). Service of notice of the entry of this order pursuant to .9022 was made on the appropriate parties. See BNC Certificate of Notice. Signed on 5/22/2024. (zlh)
05/22/20241973Docket Text
Fifteenth Order Approving the Assumption or Assumption and Assignment of Certain Executory Contracts And/or Unexpired Leases. (related document:[1798] Notice of Assumption of Certain Executory Contracts and/or Unexpired Leases (related document:[289] Order (I) Authorizing and Approving Procedures to Reject Or Assume Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases and (II) Granting Related Relief filed by Michael D. Sirota on behalf of WeWork Inc.). Service of notice of the entry of this order pursuant to Rule 9022 was made on the appropriate parties. See BNC Certificate of Notice. Signed on 5/22/2024. (zlh)
05/22/20241972Docket Text
SIXTEENTH ORDER APPROVING THE ASSUMPTION OR ASSUMPTION AND ASSIGNMENT OF CERTAIN EXECUTORY CONTRACTS AND/OR UNEXPIRED LEASES. (related document:[1858] Notice of Assumption of Certain Executory Contracts and/or Unexpired Leases filed by Michael D. Sirota on behalf of WeWork Inc.). Service of notice of the entry of this order pursuant to Rule 9022 was made on the appropriate parties. See BNC Certificate of Notice. Signed on 5/22/2024. (zlh)
05/22/20241971Docket Text
THIRTEENTH ORDER APPROVING THE ASSUMPTION OR ASSUMPTION AND ASSIGNMENT OF CERTAIN EXECUTORY CONTRACTS AND/OR UNEXPIRED LEASES(related document:[1734] Notice of Assumption of Certain Executory Contracts and/or Unexpired Leases filed by Michael D. Sirota on behalf of WeWork Inc). Service of notice of the entry of this order pursuant to Rule 9022 was made on the appropriate parties. See BNC Certificate of Notice. Signed on 5/22/2024. (zlh)
05/22/2024Docket Text
Hearing Withdrawn (related document:[1875] Motion to Compel Payment of Post-Petition Lease Obligations and Other Obligations Owed Under the Unexpired Lease of Nonresidential Real Property Filed by Lucian B. Murley on behalf of AP Victory Park, LP. Hearing scheduled for 5/30/2024 at 10:00 AM at JKS - Courtroom 3D, Newark. (Attachments: # 1 Notice of Hearing # 2 Exhibit A - Declaration of Chris Dalton # 3 Exhibit B - Proposed Order # 4 Certificate of Service) Filed by Creditor AP Victory Park, LP) (zlh)
05/22/2024Docket Text
Hearing Withdrawn (related document:[1630] (WITHDRAWN)Motion to Compel Payment of Post-Petition Rent and Related Charges Under Unexpired Lease of Nonresidential Real Property Filed by Adam M. Levy on behalf of Met Tower Owner LLC. Hearing scheduled for 5/7/2024 at 10:00 AM (check with court for location). (Attachments: # 1 Notice of Motion # 2 Exhibit A - Proposed Order # 3 Exhibit B - Declaration) Modified on 5/22/2024 (zlh). Filed by Creditor Met Tower Owner LLC) (zlh)
05/22/20241970Docket Text
Monthly Fee Statement. For the Month of April 1 - 30, 2024. Objection Date is 06/05/2024. Filed by Michael D. Sirota on behalf of Cole Schotz P.C.. (Sirota, Michael)
05/22/20241969Docket Text
Withdrawal of Document (related document:[1630] Motion to Compel filed by Creditor Met Tower Owner LLC) filed by Adam M. Levy on behalf of Met Tower Owner LLC. (Levy, Adam)
05/22/2024Docket Text
Hearing Withdrawn (related document:[1713] Motion to Compel Allowance and Payment of Administrative Expense Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 365(d)(3) for Non-Compliance with Pre-Rejection Obligations Under Commercial Lease Filed by Paul Aloe on behalf of Walsam New 29 LLC. Hearing scheduled for 5/14/2024 at 10:00 AM at JKS - Courtroom 3D, Newark. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Proposed Order # 2 Exhibit B - Declaration of William S. Hesse) Filed by Creditor Walsam New 29 LLC) (zlh)