Welcome to The New York Racing Association Inc.
Chapter 11 Case Information Website
PLEASE SEE IMPORTANT BAR DATE NOTICE ON LEFT
On November 2, 2006, The New York Racing Association Inc. ("NYRA" or the "Debtor") filed a voluntary petition for reorganization pursuant to chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the "Bankruptcy Court"). NYRA's chapter 11 case is Case Number 06-12618, and is currently pending before the Honorable James M. Peck.
Certain documents filed with the Bankruptcy Court are available on this website by clicking the links on the left side of this page.
To inspect all documents filed with the Bankruptcy Court, you may access the Court's website at www.nysb.uscourts.gov. Please contact the administrator of the PACER
court records system at www.pacer.psc.uscourts.gov to get an Internet password to gain access to documents.
THE GENERAL BAR DATE AND CLAIM FORM
Pursuant to an order, dated April 13, 2007 (the "Bar Date Order"), the Bankruptcy Court set June 4, 2007, at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) (the "Bar Date"), as the deadline for filing claims against the Debtor. Anyone wishing to assert a claim against the Debtor was required to submit to the Bankruptcy Court an original, completed proof of claim, together with any accompanying or supporting documentation, by the Bar Date. Any person or entity who was required, pursuant to the Bar Date Order, but failed to timely file a claim against the Debtor is forever barred, estopped and enjoined from asserting such claim against the Debtor.
SOLICITATION OF VOTES ON PROPOSED CHAPTER 11 PLAN OF REORGANIZATION
The Debtor filed its Third Amended Plan Pursuant to Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (as further amended, the "Plan") and related Disclosure Statement, on November 29, 2007. By order, dated November 29, 2007 (the "Disclosure Statement Order"), the Bankruptcy Court approved the Disclosure Statement. The Disclosure Statement Order directed the Debtor to solicit votes to accept or reject the Plan, and established November 12, 2007, as the record date for purposes of determining which creditors were entitled to vote on the Plan. Solicitation Packages (as defined in the Disclosure Statement Order) were mailed on December 3, 2007. All votes to accept or reject the Plan were to have been received by 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on December 21, 2007.
CONFIRMATION OF CHAPTER 11 PLAN OF REORGANIZATION
On April 28, 2008, a hearing was held before the Honorable James M. Peck to consider confirmation of the Plan (the "Confirmation Hearing"). Following the Confirmation Hearing, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan (the "Confirmation Order"). To view the Confirmation Order, please click the button on the left of the screen.
Please note that this website will be updated regularly with certain relevant information as it becomes available.
Please note that neither the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court nor The Garden City Group, Inc., the Claims and Noticing Agent, is permitted to give legal advice.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that this website has been established and is being maintained by the Debtor and The Garden City Group, Inc., as authorized by the Bankruptcy Court. This website, however, is not the website of the Bankruptcy Court. While every attempt is being made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website, this website does not contain the Bankruptcy Court's official records.