On April 14, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dreier LLP and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2129 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration Declaration of Sheila M. Gowan in Support of Stipulation and Order Settling and Resolving Dreier LLP’s Entitlement to the Fee Award Arising from the Howard Brett Berger, et al. Settlement (related document(s)) filed by Lauren Catherine Kiss on behalf of Sheila M. Gowan. (Kiss, Lauren)
Dreier LLP filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 16, 2008. 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 08-15051. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Dreier LLP in the bankruptcy case.