On March 9, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of vendors was filed in the bankruptcy case of ESCO Marine, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 5 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion for Order Under 11 U.S.C. 105 (a) and 366 (I) Prohibiting Utility Companies from Altering or Discontinuing Service on Account of Pre-Petition Invoices, (II) Approving Deposit as Adequate Assurance of Payment, Assurance of Payment Requests Filed by Debtor ESCO Marine, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Proposed Order) (Ayers, Roderick)
ESCO Marine, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 7, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-20107. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Richard Schmidt. The law firm of Langley Banack Inc. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to ESCO Marine, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.