On April 1, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dune Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 135 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration of Thomas B. Hensley in Support of Debtors’ Emergency Motion, Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code Sections 105(a), 363 and 365 and Bankruptcy Rules 2002, 6004 and 6006 for Entry of (I) Order (A) Approving Sale and Bidding Procedures in Connection with Sale of Assets of the Debtors, (B) Approving Form and Manner of Notice, (C) Scheduling Auction and Sale Hearing, (C) Authorizing Procedures Governing Assumption and Assignment of Certain Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases, and (E) Granting Related Relief, and (II) Order (A) Approving Purchase Agreement, (B) Authorizing Sale Free and Clear of All Liens, Claims and Encumbrances and other Interests, and (C) Granting Related Relief filed by Kenric D Kattner for Debtor Dune Energy, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit I)(Kattner, Kenric)
Dune Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 8, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10336. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge H. Christopher Mott. The law firm of Haynes & Boone, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Dune Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.