On February 12, 2016, an objection to the motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Samson Resources Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 669 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Limited Objection to the Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order Authorizing Debtors to Sell Certain Oil and Gas Assets Free and Clear of All Liens, Claims, and Encumbrances (related document(s)) Filed by Chesapeake Operating, L.L.C. (Attachments: # (1) Certificate of Service) (Joyce, Michael)
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.