On February 1, 2016, a motion for authority to pay claims of taxing authorities was filed in the bankruptcy case of SFX Entertainment, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 9 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Sales and Use Taxes // Motion of the Debtors for Entry of Interim and Final Orders Authorizing (A) the Debtors to Pay Prepetition Sales, Franchise and Similar Taxes in the Ordinary Course of Business, and (B) Banks and Financial Institutions to Honor and Process Checks and Transfers Related Thereto Filed By SFX Entertainment, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A # 2 Proposed Form of Order)(Meloro, Dennis) (Entered: 02/01/2016)
SFX Entertainment, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 1, 2016. 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 16-10238. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Greenberg Traurig, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to SFX Entertainment, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.