On November 19, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding motion for authority to enter into a transaction which is outside the ordinary course of business was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 627 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Declaration – Supplemental Declaration of the Chapter 7 Trustee in Support of his Motion for An Order Authorizing Debtor’s Estate to Make Litigation Loan to Merhav Ampal Group Ltd. (related document(s)) filed by Alex Spizz on behalf of Alex Spizz. with hearing to be held on 11/24/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 723 (SMB) (Spizz, Alex)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. 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 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.