On April 8, 2015, a 0 was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 343 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize / Motion of Statutory Creditors’ Committee for Order Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code Sections 105(a) and 1103 Authorizing Sharing of Information with Committee Members filed by Scott K. Rutsky on behalf of Statutory Creditors’ Committee of SIGA Technologies, Inc. with hearing to be held on 4/22/2015 at 11:00 AM at Courtroom 701 (SHL) Responses due by 4/15/2015,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A- Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit B- Letter, dated February 4, 2015 from Martin Bienenstock to the Court # (3) Exhibit C- Excerpt from February 9, 2010 Hearing Transcript) (Rutsky, Scott)
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.