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Full title: Application for Administrative Expenses for Baltimore Gas and Electric Company. Notice Served on 12/1/2021, Filed by Baltimore Gas and Electric Company. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Exhibit 1 to Application # (2) Proposed Order Proposed Order approving payment to BGE # (3) Notice of BGE Application) (Kearney, Patrick)

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On the Petition Date, the Debtors filed the Motion of the Debtors For Entry of Interim and Final Orders (I) Approving the Debtors’ Proposed Form of Adequate Assurance of Payment, (II) Establishing Procedures For Resolving Objections By Utility Companies, and (III) Prohibiting Utility Companies From Altering, Refusing, or Discontinuing Service (the “Utility Motion”)Pursuant to an adequate assurance settlement letter agreement dated May 26, 2020, BGE, together with other Utilities, resolved their adequate assurance of payment requests pursuant to a settlement agreement with the Debtors with the Debtors providing BGE with a payment in the amount of $9,600 for estimated post-petition charges from the Petition Date to the then anticipated May 29, 2020 sale closing date.The total past-due balance due and owing by Debtors to BGE for unpaid post-petition utility goods/services that BGE provided to Debtors to the June 4, 2020 sale closing date 2 is $4,840.61 (the “BGE Administrative Expense Request”).is a chart reflecting the final post-petition account balances after the $9,600 post-petition wire payment was applied to post-petition charges on 23 of the 43 closed post-petition Debtor accounts with BGE. Co-Counsel for Baltimore Gas and Electric Company CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on December 1, 2021, a true and correct copy of the (i) Application of Baltimore Gas and Electric Company For Allowance and Payment of Administrative Expenses, (ii) Notice of Filing and (iii) Proposed Order was served via the Court’s CM/ECF electronic notification system on all parties requesting same, and first class mail, postage pre-paid to the parties listed below:

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IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF MARYLAND (GREENBELT DIVISION) __________________________________________ ) In re: ) Chapter 11 ) CREATIVE HAIRDRESSERS, INC., et al, ) Case Nos. 20-14583, 20-14584-TJC ) Debtors. ) (Jointly Administered) __________________________________________) APPLICATION OF BALTIMORE GAS AND ELECTRIC COMPANY FOR ALLOWANCE AND PAYMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (“BGE”), by counsel, a creditor in the above-captioned, jointly-administered bankruptcy proceeding, for its Application For Allowance and Payment of Administrative Expenses (the “Administrative Expense Application”) states as follows: Procedural Facts 1. On April 23, 2020 (the “Petition Date”), the Debtors commenced their cases under Chapter 11 of title 11 of the United States Code (the “Bankruptcy Code”) that are now pending with this Court. 2. The Debtors’ chapter 11 bankruptcy cases are being jointly administered 3. On the Petition Date, the Debtors filed the Motion of the Debtors For Entry of Interim and Final Orders (I) Approving the Debtors’ Proposed Form of Adequate Assurance of Payment, (II) Establishing Procedures For Resolving Objections By Utility Companies, and (III) Prohibiting Utility Companies From Altering, Refusing, or Discontinuing Service (the “Utility Motion”) (Docket No. 16). 4. On April 28, 2020, the Court entered the Order (I) Authorizing the Debtors’ Proposed Form of Adequate Assurance of Payment, (II) Establishing Procedures For Resolving

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Objections By Utility Companies, and (III) Prohibiting Utility Companies From Altering, Refusing, or Discontinuing Service (the “Utility Order”) (Docket No. 87). 5. On May 1, 2020, BGE, together with other Utilities, filed the Motion and Memorandum of Certain Utility Companies To: Vacate, and/or Reconsider, and/or Modify Order (I) Authorizing the Debtors’ Proposed Form of Adequate Assurance of Payment, (II) Establishing Procedures For Resolving Objections By Utility Companies, and (III) Prohibiting Utility Companies From Altering, Refusing, or Discontinuing Service (the “Motion”) (Docket No. 123). 6. Pursuant to an adequate assurance settlement letter agreement dated May 26, 2020, BGE, together with other Utilities, resolved their adequate assurance of payment requests pursuant to a settlement agreement with the Debtors with the Debtors providing BGE with a payment in the amount of $9,600 for estimated post-petition charges from the Petition Date to the then anticipated May 29, 2020 sale closing date. 7. BGE did not identify the $9,600 post-petition wire payment within the company after most of the Debtor post-petition accounts were closed as of the June 4, 2020 sale closing date. When the post-petition Debtor accounts with BGE were closed, BGE issued final post-petition bills. Once BGE located the $9,600 wire payment, that payment was applied to final outstanding post-petition balances on 23 of the 43 closed post-petition accounts. Facts Regarding BGE 8. BGE provided the Debtors with post-petition utility goods/services from the Petition Date until the post-petition accounts were closed. 9. The total past-due balance due and owing by Debtors to BGE for unpaid post-petition utility goods/services that BGE provided to Debtors to the June 4, 2020 sale closing date 2

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is $4,840.61 (the “BGE Administrative Expense Request”). 10. Attached as Exhibit 1 is a chart reflecting the final post-petition account balances after the $9,600 post-petition wire payment was applied to post-petition charges on 23 of the 43 closed post-petition Debtor accounts with BGE. Final bills for 14 closed post-petition Debtor accounts were incorrect because they included charges subsequent to the June 4, 2020 sale closing date. However, the attached chart reflects the correct total past-due post-petition balance for post-petition service to the June 4, 2020 sale closing date. 11. As of the date of this Administrative Expense Claim, payment for the BGE Administrative Expense Claim set forth in Paragraph 8 above has not been tendered. 12. As of the date of this Administrative Expense Application, the Debtors have not disputed the charges for any post-petition utility services furnished by BGE. Moreover, despite repeated requests for payment from counsel for BGE, the Debtor has not paid the unpaid, past due charges. 13. The post-petition goods/services provided by BGE for the Debtors are actual, necessary expenses of preserving the Debtors’ estates and are entitled to an administrative expense priority pursuant to § 503(b) of the Bankruptcy Code. See In re Best Products, Co., 203 B.R. 51, 53 (E.D. Va. 1996). WHEREFORE, for the foregoing reasons, BGE respectfully requests that the Court enter an order approving the allowance and immediate payment of the BGE Administrative Expense Claim in the amount of $4,840.61 for post-petition utility goods/services provided and billed by BGE but not paid. 3

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Dated: December 1, 2021 /s/ Patrick J. Kearney Patrick J. Kearney, Bar No. 01913 Selzer, Gurvitch, Rabin, Wertheimer & Polott, P.C. 4416 East West Highway Fourth Floor Bethesda, MD 20814-4568 Phone: (301) 634-3114 Facsimile: (301) 986-1301 Email: pkearney@sgrwlaw.com and Russell R. Johnson III, Esq. Virginia State Bar No. 31468 John M. Craig Virginia State Bar No. 32977 Law Firm of Russell R. Johnson III, PLC 2258 Wheatlands Drive Manakin-Sabot, Virginia 23103 Phone: (804) 749-8861 Facsimile: (804) 749-8862 Email: russell@russelljohnsonlawfirm.com Co-Counsel for Baltimore Gas and Electric Company CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on December 1, 2021, a true and correct copy of the (i) Application of Baltimore Gas and Electric Company For Allowance and Payment of Administrative Expenses, (ii) Notice of Filing and (iii) Proposed Order was served via the Court’s CM/ECF electronic notification system on all parties requesting same, and first class mail, postage pre-paid to the parties listed below: Joel I. Sher Richard M. Goldberg Daniel J. Zeller Anastasia L. McCusker SHAPIRO SHER GUINOT & SANDLER 250 W. Pratt Street, Suite 2000 Baltimore, Maryland 21201 Email: jis@shapirosher.com, rmg@shapirosher.com, djz@shapirosher.com, alm@shapirosher.com Debtors’ Counsel 4

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Lynn A. Kohen L. Jeanette Rich Office of the U.S. Trustee 6305 Ivy Lane, Suite 600 Greenbelt, Maryland 20770 Email: lynn.a.kohen@usdoj.gov, Jeanette.Rice@usdoj.gov Keith N. Costa FAEGRE DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH LLP 1177 Avenue of the Americas, 41st Floor New York, New York 10036-3141 Email: keith.costa@faegredrinker.com Creditor Committee Counsel Patrick A. Jackson FAEGRE DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH LLP 222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 1410 Wilmington, Delaware 19801 Email: Patrick.jackson@faegredrinker.com Creditor Committee Counsel Jonathan H. Todt FAEGRE DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH LLP 1500 K Street, NW, Suite 1100 Washington, D.C. 20005 Email: jonathan.todt@faegredrinker.com Creditor Committee Counsel /s/ Patrick J. Kearney Patrick J. Kearney 5

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