July 16, 2007
Curtis serves as conflicts counsel to Calpine Corp.
Curtis serves as conflicts counsel to Calpine Corp., and its affiliated debtor and non-debtor entities in its chapter 11 bankruptcy cases pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. Calpine is the world’s largest producer of geothermal electricity and operates the largest fleet of natural gas-fired plants in North America. Calpine’s chapter 11 bankruptcy cases are the largest and most complex reorganizations that have been filed under the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005. On June 20, 2007, with the assistance of Curtis, Calpine filed its Disclosure Statement and Plan of Reorganization. The filing of a Disclosure Statement and Plan of Reorganization is a significant milestone in Calpine’s reorganization efforts. Calpine hopes to have its Plan of Reorganization confirmed during the 4th Quarter of 2007. The Curtis team working on the Calpine bankruptcy cases is led by partners Steven Reisman, Dan Lenihan, Mike Moscato and Theresa Foudy.