On March 13, 2015, a motion for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee or an examiner was filed in the bankruptcy case of ESCO Marine, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 54 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Emergency Motion of Callidus Capital Corporation for Appointment of Chapter 11 Operating Trustee, Or, In the Alternative, To Require Debtors to Retain An Independent Chief Restructuring Officer Filed by Creditor Callidus Capital Corporation (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit 1 # (2) Proposed Order # (3) Proposed Order Setting Emergency Hearing) (Holzer, Nathaniel)
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.