Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 15, 2018



Motors Liquidation Company GUC Trust

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-43   45-6194071
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)   (Commission File No.)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)


c/o Wilmington Trust Company, as trust administrator and trustee

Attn: David A. Vanaskey Jr.

Administrative Vice President

Rodney Square North

1100 North Market Street

Wilmington, Delaware



(Zip Code)

(Address of principal executive offices)  

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (302) 636-6000

Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Item 8.01. Other Events.

On February 15, 2018, in accordance with the Second Amended and Restated Motors Liquidation Company GUC Trust Agreement dated as of July 30, 2015 and the Debtors’ Second Amended Joint Chapter 11 Plan dated as of March 18, 2011, Wilmington Trust Company, solely in its capacity as trust administrator and trustee (in such capacity, the “GUC Trust Administrator”) of the Motors Liquidation Company GUC Trust (the “GUC Trust”), filed a motion (the “Motion”) with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Bankruptcy Court”) seeking an order (i) authorizing the reallocation and use of distributable cash held by the GUC Trust to fund anticipated administrative and reporting fees, costs and expenses of the GUC Trust, and (ii) extending the duration of the GUC Trust for an additional 12 months or through and including March 31, 2019. A copy of the Motion is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

On March 6, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order (the “Order”) granting the relief requested in the Motion. A copy of the Order is filed as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed with this Form 8-K.


Exhibit No.



99.1    Motion of the GUC Trust Administrator
99.2    Order of the Bankruptcy Court


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.




By: Wilmington Trust Company, not in its individual capacity, but solely in its capacity as trust administrator and trustee of the Motors Liquidation Company GUC Trust

Date: March 8, 2018    

/s/ David A. Vanaskey Jr.

    Name:   David A. Vanaskey Jr.
    Title:   Administrative Vice President of Wilmington Trust Company