On June 29, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of ESCO Marine, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 263 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Joint Motion to Approve Compromise under Rule 9019 of Debtors and E&K Equipment, Inc. Filed by Debtor ESCO Marine, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order # (2) Proposed Order Setting Hearing on Emergency Joint Motion of Debtors and E&K Equipment, Inc. to Approve Settlement) (Wilson, Natalie)
ESCO Marine, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 7, 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 15-20107. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Richard Schmidt. The law firm of Langley Banack Inc. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to ESCO Marine, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.