On June 12, 2014, an order regarding the application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Northern Beef Packers Limited Partnership and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 924 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Hearing Minutes and ORDER Re: (related document(s)893 Application for Compensation). APPEARANCES (telephonic): Steven H. Silton and Joel D. Nesset for Cozen O’Connor and Patrick T. Dougherty and Steven R. Jakubowski for Official Unsecured Creditors Committee. Modesto Diaz Ramiro did not appear. DISPOSITION: Darrell Berreth and Allan Brandner withdrew their objections to this application at a prior related hearing. Based on the findings and conclusions entered on the record; and for cause shown; now, therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED Modesto Diaz Ramiro’s objection is overruled, and the Official Unsecured Creditors Committee’s limited objection is sustained as provided herein; Cozen O’Connor’s interim application is granted as set forth herein, and the firm is awarded $288,276.75 for additional interim compensation, $17,296.61for sales tax, and $12,158.94 for reimbursement of additional interim expenses, for a total interim award of $317,732.30. Said fees shall be paid pursuant to the earlier related stipulations and orders regarding the payment of professionals’ fees from property that is not property of the bankruptcy estate. SO ORDERED: /s/ Charles L. Nail, Jr., Bankruptcy Judge. (nsar) (Entered: 06/12/2014)
Northern Beef Packers Limited Partnership filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 19, 2013. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Dakota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 13-10118. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail Jr.. The law firm of Bantz, Gosch & Cremer, L.L.C. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Northern Beef Packers Limited Partnership in the bankruptcy case.