On December 17, 2014, an order regarding the application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Empire Land, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2255 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order granting applications by professionals in the chapter 7 proceedings for interim approval: for Richard K Diamond (TR), Trustee Chapter 7, Period: 12/1/2013 to 10/31/2014, Fees awarded: $102611.00, Expenses awarded: $1011.28; for Landau Gottfried & Berger LLP, Debtor’s Attorney, Period: 12/1/2013 to 9/30/2014, Fees awarded: $1285281.50, Expenses awarded: $44821.03; for Paul Hastings LLP, Trustee’s Attorney, Period: 12/1/2013 to 9/30/2014, Fees awarded: $1025904.00, Expenses awarded: $32546.44; for Swicker & Associates, Accountant, Period: 12/1/2013 to 9/30/2014, Fees awarded: $52769.50, Expenses awarded: $3026.32; Awarded on 12/17/2014 (BNC-PDF) Signed on 12/17/2014. (Moser, Renee) (Entered: 12/17/2014)
Empire Land, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 25, 2008. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 08-14592. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Meredith Jury. The law firm of Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Empire Land, LLC in the bankruptcy case.