On October 26, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of RAAM Global Energy Company and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 12 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion Regarding Chapter 11 First Day Motions Emergency Motion (a) Authorizing Debtors to (i) Pay Pre-Petition Wages and Salaries to Employees and Independent Contractors and (ii) Pay Pre-Petition Benefits and to Continue Benefit Programs in the Ordinary Course and (b) Directing Banks to Honor Pre-Petition Checks for Payment of Pre-Petition Obligations Filed by Debtor RAAM Global Energy Company (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order) (Foxman, Bradley) (Entered: 10/26/2015)
RAAM Global Energy Company filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 26, 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 15-35615. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Isgur . The law firm of Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to RAAM Global Energy Company in the bankruptcy case.