On May 11, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Hepar BioScience LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 123 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing Employment. Upon consideration of Unsecured Creditors Committee’s application to employ Attorney James S. Simko of Cadwell, Sanford, Deibert & Garry, LLP (doc. 112) and the record before the Court, and it appearing no objection was timely filed; now, therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED the application is granted on the terms and conditions set forth therein. Compensation for services rendered and reimbursement for expenses incurred shall be subject to court approval upon the filing of an itemized fee application under 11 U.S.C. secs. 330 and 331, Fed.R.Bankr.P. 2016(a), and Bankr. D.S.D. R. 2016-2. SO ORDERED: /s/ Charles L. Nail, Jr., Bankruptcy Judge. (dmic) (Entered: 05/11/2015)
Hepar BioScience LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 20, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Dakota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-40057. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail Jr.. The law firm of Gerry & Kulm Ask, Prof. LLC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Hepar BioScience LLC in the bankruptcy case.