Child World Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $1,762 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $990 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 16,300
  • Sub-industry: 59 Miscellaneous Retail
  • Place of incorporation: MA
  • Court for city of headquarters: MA Boston
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Weil Gotshal
  • Date of filing: May 6, 1992
  • Judge at filing: John J. Connelly
  • Court district of filing: NY SD
  • Court city of filing: White Plains
  • Case number: 92-20887
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: June 24, 1994
  • Judge at disposition: Jeffry H. Gallet
  • Days from filing to disposition: 779

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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