On May 14, 2015, a response to the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 589 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Response to Motion Response to: (1) Objection of Maiman and Controlling Shareholders to Retention of Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP and (2) Cross-Motion to Disqualify Trustee filed by Arthur Goldstein on behalf of Alex Spizz. (Goldstein, Arthur)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. 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 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.