On March 9, 2015, an objection to the motion for a protective order/to file a pleading under seal was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 296 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion /Limited Objection of the United States Trustee to Motion of Debtor for Entry of Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 107(b) and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9018 Authorizing Filing of Certain Information Under Seal in Connection with Motion of Debtor for Entry of an Order (I) Approving Payment of Annual Performance Bonus to Senior Executive Officers and (II) Authorizing Implementation of Key Employee Retention Plan filed by Richard C. Morrissey on behalf of United States Trustee. (Morrissey, Richard)
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.