On March 16, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 307 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
First Application for Interim Professional Compensation / First Application of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, as Attorneys for Debtor, for Interim Allowance of Compensation for Professional Services Rendered and Reimbursement of Actual and Necessary Expenses Incurred from September 16, 2014 through and Including January 31, 2015 for Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Debtor’s Attorney, period: 9/16/2014 to 1/31/2015, fee:$1,429,007.39, expenses: $21,812.07. filed by Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. (Karotkin, Stephen)
SIGA Technologies, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 16, 2014. 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 14-12623. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to SIGA Technologies, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.