On January 26, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of ALCO Stores, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 676 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application for compensation //Second Monthly Application Of DLA Piper LLP (US) For Allowance Of Compensation For Services Rendered And For Reimbursement Of Expenses As Counsel To The Debtors And Debtors-In-Possession For The Period From November 1, 2014 Through November 30, 2014 for ALCO Stores, Inc., Debtor’s Attorney, Period: 11/1/2014 to 11/30/2014, Fee: $553863.00, Expenses: $20900.29. Filed by Debtor ALCO Stores, Inc. Objections due by 2/10/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A- Fee Statement # (2) Exhibit B- Necessary Expenses # (3) Exhibit C- Declaration of Tom Califano) (Slusher, Vincent)
ALCO Stores, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 12, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-34941. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stacey Jernigan. The law firm of DLA Piper US LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to ALCO Stores, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.