Exide Technologies Case Administration Website

Important Dates

Deadline to Object to Disclosure Statement January 2, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)
Disclosure Statement Hearing February 4, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)


Deadline to Submit General Proofs of Claim October 31, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)
Deadline to Submit Governmental Proofs of Claim December 9, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)
Deadline to Submit Requests for Payment Under Bankruptcy Code Section 503(b)(9) October 31, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)
Deadline to Submit Proofs of Claim for Personal Injury Claims Relating to the Debtor’s Vernon California Facility January 31, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
(prevailing Eastern Time)

On June 10, 2013, Exide Technologies filed a voluntary petition for relief under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (the "Chapter 11 Case") in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. This Chapter 11 Case has been assigned to the Honorable Kevin J. Carey under Case No. 13-11482.

On June 18, 2013, the United States Trustee for the District of Delaware appointed an official committee of unsecured creditors pursuant to section 1102 of the Bankruptcy Code.

On September 13, 2013, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order (the "Bar Date Order") establishing October 31, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) as the deadline to file general proofs of claim and requests for payment under Bankruptcy Code Section 503(b)(9) against the Debtor, and December 9, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) as the deadline to file governmental proofs of claim. A copy of the Bar Date Order is available by clicking here. For more information and to review a copy of the Bar Date Notice and Proof of Claim, see the "Bar Date Information/Proof of Claim Form" tab on the left side of this page.

On October 24, 2013, the Bankruptcy Court entered a supplemental order (the "Supplemental Vernon Bar Date Order") establishing January 31, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) as the deadline to file proofs of claim solely with respect to personal injury claims relating to the Debtor’s secondary lead recycling facility in Vernon, California (the "Vernon California Facility"). A copy of the Supplemental Vernon Bar Date Order can be viewed by clicking here. For more information, please see the "Bar Date Information/Proof of Claim Form" tab.

On January 7, 2015, the Debtors and certain of its creditors entered into a Second Amended and Restated Plan Support Agreement, setting forth March 31, 2015 as the deadline for the plan to go "effective". On November 17, 2014, the Debtors filed their plan and disclosure statement and, on December 4, 2014, filed their motion to approve the disclosure statement. The Court will hear the motion to approve the disclosure statement on February 4, 2015.

Please continue to visit this website from time to time for updates on this Chapter 11 Case. Please note that neither the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court nor GCG, Inc., the notice and claims agent, is permitted to give legal advice.