On June 29, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of BPZ Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 219 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Blackstone Advisory Partners L.P. as Investment Banker. Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 7 days. Filed by Creditor Committee Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors Hearing scheduled for 7/7/2015 at 02:30 PM at Houston, Courtroom 400 (DRJ). (Gibbs, Charles)
BPZ Resources, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 9, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-60016. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to BPZ Resources, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.