On December 3, 2015, a motion for authority to pay claims of employees was filed in the bankruptcy case of Offshore Group Investment Limited and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 14 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Employee Wages (Motion of Debtors for Interim and Final (I) Authority (A) to Pay Prepetition Wages, Salaries, Employee Benefits, and Other Compensation, (B) to Maintain Employee Benefit Programs and Pay Related Administrative Obligations, and (C) to Pay Temporary Employee Obligations, and (II) Direction of Financial Institutions to Receive, Process, Honor and Pay All Checks Presented for Payment and to Honor All Fund Transfer Requests Related to Such Obligations Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 363(b), 503(c)(1), and 507 of the Bankruptcy Code and Bankruptcy Rules 6003 and 6004) Filed By Offshore Group Investment Limited (Shapiro, Zachary)
Offshore Group Investment Limited filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 3, 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 15-12422. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Linehan Shannon. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Offshore Group Investment Limited in the bankruptcy case.