On December 15, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 6 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Debtors’ Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders (I) Authorizing the Debtors to (A) Pay Prepetition Wages, Salaries, and Other Compensation, and Reimbursable Expenses and (B) Continue Employee Benefits Programs, and (II) Granting Related Relief Filed By Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Exhibit B)(Jones, Laura Davis) Modified docket text on 12/15/2015 (LMD). (Entered: 12/15/2015)
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 15, 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 15-12533. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.