On August 13, 2015, a motion for the joint administration of the debtors’ cases was filed in the bankruptcy case of Hercules Offshore, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Debtors’ Motion For An Order Directing Joint Administration of Chapter 11 Cases. Filed By Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Form of Order)(Minott, Tamara) Modified on 8/13/2015 (LMD). (Entered: 08/13/2015)
Hercules Offshore, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 13, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-11685. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Carey. The law firm of Baker Botts LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Hercules Offshore, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.