Congoleum Corporation

Case No. 20-18488

Case Background

On July 13, 2020, Congoleum Corporation (the "Debtor") filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey (Trenton) as Case No. 20-18488.  The case is pending before the Honorable Michael B. Kaplan.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On November 10, 2020, the Debtors filed their Joint Plan of Reorganization (as subsequently amended, the "Plan") and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On November 11, 2020, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan occured on January 8, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. (prevailing Central Time), the deadline to file an objection to the confirmation has been set as January 4, 2021 and the deadline for voting has been set as January 5, 2021. On January 25, 2021 the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

Please click below to view the Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement and Plan Supplement:

Plan & Disclosure Statement

Plan Supplement

Important Information about Congoleum Acquisition LLC, the purchaser of all or substantially all of the Debtor's assets, can be found here.

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on July 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Michael B. Kaplan, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey (Trenton), Clarkson S. Fisher US Courthouse, 402 East State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608.

A final DIP hearing was held on July 30, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. (ET)

A final hearing on certain first day motions was held on August 6, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. (ET)

A Sale motion hearing was held on August 13, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. (ET)

Deadline to File Claims

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim:

    • General Bar Date: October 15, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
    • Governmental Bar Date: January 11, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. (ET)

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.  Please click here to download the Bar Date Order and here to download the Bar Date Notice.

Meeting of Creditors

The Meeting of Creditors was held telephonically on August 19, 2020 at 1:00 p.m., (prevailing Eastern Time):

Dial: 856-209-3555
Passcode: 873 693 03#

Please click to here to view and download the U.S. Trustee's Notice of Telephonic Section 341 Meeting.

Please click to here to view and download the Notice of Meeting of Creditors & Commencement of Case.

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders


January 8 2021 Confirmation Hearing 11:00 a.m. (ET) Confirmation H... Add to Calendar
January 11 2021 Governmental Bar Date 5:00 p.m. (ET) ORDER (I) ESTA... Add to Calendar
January 25 2021 Effective Date Document re: N... Add to Calendar
July 13 2020 ------------
Petition Date Add to Calendar
July 15 2020 11:00 a.m. (ET)
July 30 2020 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 6 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
Final Hearing on Certain First Day Motions First Day Orders Add to Calendar
August 13 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
August 13 2020 11:00 a.m. (ET)
August 19 2020 1:00 p.m. (ET)
September 3 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
October 15 2020 5:00 p.m. (ET)
November 10 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 11 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 17 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
January 8 2021 11:00 a.m. (ET)
January 11 2021 5:00 p.m. (ET)
January 25 2021
February 19 2021 4:00 po.m. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

  • Cole Schotz, P.C.

    Court Plaza North
    25 Main Street
    Hackensack, NJ   07601
    Phone: 201.489.3000
    Fax: 201.489.1536

    Warren A. Usatine
    Felice R. Yudkin
    Rebecca W. Hollander

United States Trustee and Court Information


Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 20-18488 Debtor Name Congoleum Corporation Petition Date July 13, 2020