On May 29, 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 434 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration / Supplemental Declaration of Stephen P. Lamb in Accordance with Order Pursuant To 11 U.S.C. § 327(a) and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 2014(a) Authorizing Debtor To Employ and Retain Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP as Special Litigation Counsel for Debtor Nunc Pro Tunc To Commencement Date (related document(s)) filed by Stephen Karotkin on behalf of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. (Karotkin, Stephen)
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.