On December 15, 2014, an objection to the motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dendreon Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 178 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Joinder of Deerfield Noteholders to the Unaffiliated Noteholders’ Limited Objection to Debtors Motion Under Bankruptcy Code Sections 105 and 363 and Bankruptcy Rule 9019 for Entry of an Order (I) Approving Stipulation; (II) Authorizing the Advancement and Reimbursement of Defense Costs and Other Loss Related Thereto; (III) Authorizing the Advancement and Reimbursement of Defense Costs and Other Loss by the Remaining Excess Insurers; and (IV) Granting Related Relief (related document(s), ) Filed by Deerfield International Master Fund, L.P., Deerfield Management Company, L.P., Deerfield Partners, L.P., Deerfield Private Design Fund III, L.P., Deerfield Special Situations Fund, L.P., Deerfield Special Situations International Master Fund, L.P.. (Remming, Andrew)
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.