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Full title: Order (I) Further Extending the Time Within Which the Reorganized Debtors May Remove Actions and (II) Granting Related Relief (Related Doc # [3945]) Signed on 9/9/2021. (VrianaPortillo)

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Upon the motion (the “Motion”)2 of the above-captioned debtors and debtors in possession (collectively, the “Debtors” or the “Reorganized Debtors”) for entry of an order (this “Order”) extending the time period within which the Debtors may remove Actions pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1452 and Bankruptcy Rule 9027, all as more fully set forth in the Motion; and this Court having jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1334; and this Court having found that this is a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b); and that this Court may enter a final order consistent with Article III of the United States Constitution; and this Court having found that venue of this proceeding and the Motion in this district is proper pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and this Court having found that the relief requested in the Motion is in thebest interests of the Debtors’ estates, their creditors, and other parties in interest; and this Court having found that the Reorganized Debtors’ notice of the Motion and opportunity for a hearing 1 The location of Debtor Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s principal place of business and the Debtors’ service address in these chapter 11 cases is 6100 North Western Avenue, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73118.on the Motion were appropriate under the circumstances and no other notice need be provided; and this Court having reviewed the Motion and having heard the statements in support of the relief requested therein at a hearing before this Court, if any (the “Hearing”); and this Court having determined that the legal and factual bases set forth in the Motion and at the Hearing establish just cause for the relief granted herein; and upon all of the proceedings had before this Court; and after due deliberation and sufficient cause appearing therefor, it is HEREBY ORDERED THAT: 1.Debtors may seek removal of theActions pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1452 and Bankruptcy Rule 9027 is extended bXyX 1X5X7 XdXayXs,X through and including February 4, 2022, without prejudice to the Reorganized Debtors’ right to seek further extensions thereof.The Reorganized Debtors are authorized to take all actions necessary to effectuatethe relief granted in this Order in accordance with the Motion.

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ENTERED September 10, 20 UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS Nathan Ochsner, Cler HOUSTON DIVISION § In re: § Chapter 11 § CHESAPEAKE ENERGY CORPORATION, et al.,1 § Case No. 20-33233 (DRJ) § Debtors. § (Jointly Administered) § (Docket No. 3945) ORDER (I) FURTHER EXTENDING THE TIME WITHIN WHICH THE REORGANIZED DEBTORS MAY REMOVE ACTIONS AND (II) GRANTING RELATED RELIEF Upon the motion (the “Motion”)2 of the above-captioned debtors and debtors in possession (collectively, the “Debtors” or the “Reorganized Debtors”) for entry of an order (this “Order”) extending the time period within which the Debtors may remove Actions pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1452 and Bankruptcy Rule 9027, all as more fully set forth in the Motion; and this Court having jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1334; and this Court having found that this is a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b); and that this Court may enter a final order consistent with Article III of the United States Constitution; and this Court having found that venue of this proceeding and the Motion in this district is proper pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and this Court having found that the relief requested in the Motion is in thebest interests of the Debtors’ estates, their creditors, and other parties in interest; and this Court having found that the Reorganized Debtors’ notice of the Motion and opportunity for a hearing 1 A complete list of each of the Debtors in these chapter 11 cases may be obtained on the website of the Debtors’ claims and noticing agent at https://dm.epiq11.com/chesapeake. The location of Debtor Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s principal place of business and the Debtors’ service address in these chapter 11 cases is 6100 North Western Avenue, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73118. 2 Capitalized terms used but not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Motion.

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on the Motion were appropriate under the circumstances and no other notice need be provided; and this Court having reviewed the Motion and having heard the statements in support of the relief requested therein at a hearing before this Court, if any (the “Hearing”); and this Court having determined that the legal and factual bases set forth in the Motion and at the Hearing establish just cause for the relief granted herein; and upon all of the proceedings had before this Court; and after due deliberation and sufficient cause appearing therefor, it is HEREBY ORDERED THAT: 1. The period within which the Reorganized Debtors may seek removal of theActions pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1452 and Bankruptcy Rule 9027 is extended bXyX 1X5X7 XdXayXs,X through and including February 4, 2022, without prejudice to the Reorganized Debtors’ right to seek further extensions thereof. 2. All time periods set forth in this Order shall be calculated in accordance withBankruptcy Rule 9006(a). 3. Notice of the Motion as provided therein shall be deemed good and sufficientnotice of such Motion and the requirements of the Bankruptcy Local Rules are satisfied by such notice. 4. Notwithstanding any Bankruptcy Rule to the contrary, the terms and conditions ofthis Order are immediately effective and enforceable upon its entry. 5. The Reorganized Debtors are authorized to take all actions necessary to effectuatethe relief granted in this Order in accordance with the Motion.

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6. This Court retains exclusive jurisdiction with respect to all matters arising from orrelated to the implementation, interpretation, and enforcement of this Order. Dated: S _ig_n_e_d_:_ _S_e_p_t,e 2m02b1er 09, 2021. Houston, Texas D AVID R. JONES U_N__IT_E__D_ _S_T_A_T__E_S_ B__A_N__K_R_U__P_T_C__Y_ J_U__D_G__E_ DAVID R. JONES UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE

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