On January 6, 2015, an objection to the motion for an extension of the debtors’ exclusive periods to file and solicit votes on a plan of reorganization or liquidation was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 215 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion /Objection of Statutory Creditors’ Committee of SIGA Technologies, Inc. to Motion of Debtor For Entry of Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 1121(d) Extending Exclusive Periods (related document(s)) filed by Martin J. Bienenstock on behalf of Statutory Creditors’ Committee of SIGA Technologies, Inc.. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A- Timeline # (2) Exhibit B- Form 8-k # (3) Exhibit C- SEC Form 4- MF Purchase # (4) Exhibit D- Letter dated October 3, 2014 # (5) Exhibit E- SIGA Form 10-K # (6) Exhibit F- Letter Dated September 29, 2014) (Bienenstock, Martin)
SIGA Technologies, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 16, 2014. 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 14-12623. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to SIGA Technologies, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.