On July 15, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 14 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Authorize /Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Authorizing the Debtors to (I) Pay Prepetition Wages, Salaries, Other Compensation, and Reimbursable Expenses, and (II) Continue Employee Benefits Programs filed by Jonathan S. Henes on behalf of Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation. (Henes, Jonathan)
Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. 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 15-11835. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.