On December 10, 2015, a response to the motion for authority to take discovery was filed in the bankruptcy case of SIGA Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 678 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Response to Motion Response of MacAndrews & Forbes to Motion of Statutory Creditors’ Committee for Order Pursuant to Bankruptcy Rule 2004 Authorizing Further Discovery from Debtor and Certain Third Parties (related document(s)) filed by James Sottile IV on behalf of MacAndrews & Forbes Group LLC, MacAndrews & Forbes Incorporated, MacAndrews & Forbes LLC. with hearing to be held on 12/15/2015 at 02:00 PM at Courtroom 701 (SHL) (Sottile, James)
SIGA Technologies, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 16, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-12623. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to SIGA Technologies, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.