On July 15, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 475 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Second Application for Interim Professional Compensation / Second Application of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, as Attorneys for Debtor, for Interim Allowance of Compensation for Professional Services Rendered and Reimbursement of Actual and Necessary Expenses Incurred from February 1, 2015 Through and Including May 31, 2015 for Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Debtor’s Attorney, period: 2/1/2015 to 5/31/2015, fee:$982,720.84, expenses: $12,093.75. filed by Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP with hearing to be held on 8/18/2015 at 02:00 PM at Courtroom 701 (SHL) Responses due by 8/11/2015,. (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.