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 480 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
First Application for Interim Professional Compensation / First Application of Jenner & Block, as Ordinary Course Professionals for Debtor, for Interim Allowance of Compensation for Professional Services Rendered and Reimbursement of Actual and Necessary Expenses Incurred from April 1, 2015 through May 31, 2015 for Jenner & Block LLP, Other Professional, period: 4/1/2015 to 5/31/2015, fee:$101,248.75, expenses: $132.27. filed by Jenner & Block 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.