On December 9, 2014, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dendreon Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 156 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. Sections 327(a) and 328(a), Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014(a) and 2016, and Del. Bankr. L.R. 2014-1 and 2016-2(h) (I) Authorizing Employment and Retention of Lazard Freses & Co. LLC as Investment Banker to the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date and (II) Modifying Certain Information Requirements of Del. Bankr. L.R. 2016-2 (related document(s), ) Order Signed on 12/9/2014. (NAB)
Dendreon Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 10, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-12515. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Peter Walsh. The law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Dendreon Corporation in the bankruptcy case.