On March 17, 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 313 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
First Application for Interim Professional Compensation / First Interim Application of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP for Allowance of Compensation for Services Rendered and Reimbursement of Actual and Necessary Expenses Incurred as Special Litigation Counsel for Debtor for the Period from September 16, 2014 through January 31, 2015 for SIGA Technologies, Inc., Special Counsel, period: 9/16/2014 to 1/31/2015, fee:$417,940.65, expenses: $14,988.96. filed by SIGA Technologies, Inc.. (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.