On January 21, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Hipcricket, Inc. (f/k/a Augme Technologies, Inc. & Modavox, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Employee Wages Motion for Entry of an Order: (I) Authorizing Debtor to (A) Pay Wages, Salaries, and Other Compensation, Payroll Withholdings and Benefits Contributions, (B) Maintain Employee Medical and Similar Benefits, and (C) Pay Reimbursable Employee Expenses; and (II) Authorizing Banks and Other Financial Institutions to Pay All Checks and Electronic Payment Requests Made by Debtor Relating to The Foregoing Filed By Hipcricket, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A – Proposed Order)(O’Neill, James) (Entered: 01/21/2015)
Hipcricket, Inc. (f/k/a Augme Technologies, Inc. & Modavox, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 20, 2015. 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 15-10104. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein. The law firm of Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Hipcricket, Inc. (f/k/a Augme Technologies, Inc. & Modavox, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.