On May 16, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 232 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Interim Application for Compensation of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP as Lead Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for the period January 22, 2015 to March 31, 2015 (related document(s)) Filed by Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP. Objections due by 6/8/2015. (Wolfe, Craig)
Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 12, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10054. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Suntech America, Inc. (a/k/a Suntech Power) in the bankruptcy case.