On March 10, 2015, an order regarding the motion for a protective order/to file a pleading under seal was filed in the bankruptcy case of First Mariner Bancorp and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 455 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Granting Motion For Authorization (I) to Publicly File a Redacted Version of the Responsible Person’s Second Omnibus Objection to Certain Claims Which Are (A) Invalid or (B) Insufficiently Supported and (II) to File Under Seal an Unredacted Version Thereof. Further notice and opportunity for hearing with respect to this motion are not appropriate in the particular circumstances of this case. (related document(s): Motion to Seal filed by Other Party Kenneth L. Tepper). (Devine, Ellen)
First Mariner Bancorp filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 10, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-11952. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Rice. The law firm of Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, LLC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to First Mariner Bancorp in the bankruptcy case.