On February 20, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Hepar BioScience LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 20 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Reducing Notice and Setting Certain Deadlines and Hearing on Debtor’s Motion For Authority to Pay Certain Pre-Petition Employee Wages Payroll Taxes & Benefits (related document(s)9 Motion of Debtor For Order Authorizing Payment of Certain Pre-Petition Employee Wages, Payroll Taxes & Benefits, and Request for Preliminary Hearing filed by Hepar BioScience LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Service) (Gerry, Clair R.). Objections due 2/25/2015, 12:00 Noon (Central). Order due 2/25/2015. If an Objection is timely filed, a Hearing is scheduled for 2/26/2015 at 10:00 AM (Central), Assigned Courtroom, Sioux Falls. (dmic) (Entered: 02/20/2015)
Hepar BioScience LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 20, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Dakota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-40057. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail Jr.. The law firm of Gerry & Kulm Ask, Prof. LLC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Hepar BioScience LLC in the bankruptcy case.