On March 21, 2016, Danier Leather Inc. (“Danier”) made a voluntary assignment into bankruptcy. KSV Kofman Inc. is the Trustee in Bankruptcy. A receivership is proceeding concurrently with the bankruptcy.
On May 18, 2016, by Order of Justice Conway, Koskie Minsky LLP was appointed as Representative Counsel to represent the former employees of Danier Leather Inc. (the “Danier Employees”) who were terminated on or before the bankruptcy of Danier, in respect of all issues affecting the Danier Employees in the bankruptcy and receivership.
In accordance with the Representation Order, a Notice concerning the appointment of Representative Counsel will be sent by mail to all Danier Employees. To view a copy of the Notice please click here. Koskie Minsky also sent an introductory letter to all former Danier employees. To view this letter, please click here.
Koskie Minsky has also been directed to establish a committee of Danier Employees. This committee will consult with and provide instructions to Koskie Minsky as needed. If you believe you could assist and are interested in volunteering as a committee member, please contact us at the coordinates below.
To view court documents, orders and other publicly available information that are relevant to the Danier Employees, please click here. All other documents that pertain to the insolvency proceedings are available at the Trustee’s website.
If you have any questions please call us on our toll-free hotline for former employees of Danier Leather Inc. at 1-844-819-8528 or email us at DanierRepCounsel@kmlaw.ca.