On September 2, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Bunkers International Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 25 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Amended Motion/Application to Pay Prepetition Compensation and Benefits, and Request for Emergency Preliminary Hearing Filed by R Scott Shuker on behalf of Debtor Bunkers International Corp. (related document(s)3). (Shuker, R) (Entered: 09/02/2015)
Bunkers International Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 28, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-07397. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Cynthia Jackson . The law firm of Latham Shuker Eden & Beaudine LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Bunkers International Corp. in the bankruptcy case.