On November 3, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of BPZ Resources, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 368 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Second Application for Compensation of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP for Allowance and Payment of Fees and Expenses as Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for the Period July 1, 2015 Through September 30, 2015 for Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, Creditor Comm. Aty, Period: 7/1/2015 to 9/30/2015, Fee: $506,697.50, Expenses: $54,646.05. Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 21 days. Filed by Attorney Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld (Gibbs, Charles)
BPZ Resources, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 9, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-60016. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to BPZ Resources, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.