On June 10, 2014, an motion for authority to conduct a Rule 2004 examination was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 415 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Ex Parte Application for FRBP 2004 Examination and to Authorize Issuance of Subpoena by Chapter 7 Trustee of Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zuskin Financial Advisors, Inc. Pursuant to Section 105(a) of the Bankruptcy Code and Rules 2004 and 9016 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (Exh. A-Proposed Order) (related document(s)) filed by John P. Campo on behalf of Alex Spizz. (Campo, John)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.