On September 17, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of taxing authorities was filed in the bankruptcy case of Samson Resources Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 8 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Sales and Use Taxes Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Authorizing the Payment of Certain Prepetition Taxes and Fees Filed By Samson Resources Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B # 3 Exhibit C)(Pacitti, Domenic) (Entered: 09/17/2015)
Samson Resources Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 16, 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 15-11934. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Samson Resources Corporation in the bankruptcy case.