On April 24, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dune Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 201 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application Supplemental Declaration of Charles A. Beckham, Jr., in Support of the Debtors’ Application for an Order Under 11 U.S.C. 327(a), 330, and 1107(b) Authorizing the Employment and Retention of Haynes and Boone, LLP as Attorneys for the Debtors in Possession filed by Charles A. Beckham Jr. for Debtor Dune Energy, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Beckham, Charles) (Related Document(s): 52 Application to Employ Haynes and Boone, LLP as Attorneys for the Debtors in Possession Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date (21 Day Objection Language) filed by Charles A. Beckham Jr. for Debtor Dune Energy, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B – Proposed Order # 3 Exhibit C # 4 Exhibit D))
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.