On February 20, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 547 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Second Application for Interim Professional Compensation for Spizz Cohen & Serchuk, P.C., Trustee’s Attorney, period: 7/1/2014 to 1/31/2015, fee:$628,579.25, expenses: $20,989.34. filed by Spizz Cohen & Serchuk, P.C.. (Attachments: # (1) Affidavit of Alex Spizz in Support of Second Interim Application) (Goldstein, Arthur)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. 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 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.