On March 20, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of KiOR, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 425 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP as Special Counsel Filed by KiOR, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 4/29/2015 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 4/6/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice of Application and Hearing # (2) Exhibit A # (3) Exhibit B) (Steele, Amanda)
KiOR, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on November 9, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-12514. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of King & Spalding, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to KiOR, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.