On October 29, 2015, an order regarding the motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Samson Resources Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 293 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Final Order Authorizing the Debtors to (I) Pay Prepetition Wages, Salaries, Other Compensation, and Reimbursable Expenses, (II) Continue Non-Insider Incentive Plans, and (III) Continue Employee Benefits Programs. (related document(s)) Order Signed on 10/29/2015. (DMC)
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.