On April 17, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 573 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP as Counsel to the Chapter 7 Trustee filed by Arthur Goldstein on behalf of Alex Spizz with presentment to be held on 5/1/2015 at 12:00 PM at Courtroom 723 (SMB). (Attachments: # (1) Application Authorizing Retention of Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP # (2) Declaration of Arthur Goldstein) (Goldstein, Arthur)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. 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 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.