On April 15, 2015, an objection to the motion for authority to assume and/or assign agreements was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 359 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection to Motion to Assume Contracts with BARDA (related document(s)) filed by David Mawhinney on behalf of PharmAthene, Inc.. (Mawhinney, David)
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.