On June 25, 2014, an objection to the motion for authority to take discovery was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 430 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion for Discovery Pursuant to Rule 2004 (related document(s), , , ) filed by Nicole Gueron on behalf of Yehuda Karni, Eitan Haber, Giora Bar-Nir, Zahi Ben-Atav, Nir Berstein, Revital Degani, Irit Eluz, Yoram Firon, Joseph Geva, Leo Malamud, Amit Mantsur, Erez I. Meltzer, Menahem Morag, Sabih Saylan, Daniel Vaknin, Gideon Weinstein, Joseph Yerushalmi. (Gueron, Nicole)
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.