On May 20, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 426 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration /Third Supplemental Declaration of James A. Grayer in Accordance with Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 327(e) and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014(a) Authorizing Employment and Retention of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP as Special Corporate, SEC, and Litigation Counsel for Debtor Nunc Pro Tunc to Commencement Date (related document(s), ) filed by Robert T. Schmidt on behalf of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP. (Schmidt, Robert)
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.