Energy Coal S.p.A. is seeking recognition by courts in the U.S. of its reorganization proceeding pending before the Court of Genova, Bankruptcy Section, in Italy.
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. and its debtor-affiliates sought and obtained permission from the Hon. Kevin R. Huennekens of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia to employ KPMG LLP as auditor, effective August 3, 2015 petition date.
Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced that Mark K. Oki planned to resign from the Company effective as of Oct. 16, 2015, as senior vice president, finance and chief financial officer. According to the Company, Mr. Oki's resignation was not the result of any disagreement.
ERF Wireless, Inc., received and accepted the resignation of Richard R. Royall as director of the Company. Mr. Royall had served as a director since March 2008. Mr. Royall stated that he was resigning for personal reasons and that he does not have any disagreement with the company's accounting practices, policies, or procedures.
Comstock Mining Inc. announced that Corrado De Gasperis has been appointed executive chairman of the Board, in addition to his existing responsibilities as President & CEO. Mr. De Gasperis is assuming the role as Mr. John Winfield resigns his position as a member and Chairman of the Board.
Alvion Properties, Inc., which owns mineral rights to 4,513 acres of property with coal reserves previously valued at $625 million, has filed a Chapter 11 reorganization plan that will be funded from a $6 million sale transaction with Webb Creek Management Group, for 1,248 acres of property.
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California, Riverside Division, will convene a hearing on Oct. 8, 2015, at 1:30 p.m., to consider the adequacy of the disclosure statement with respect to the Plan for the Adjustment of Debts of the City of San Bernardino, California.