On December 14, 2015, an objection to the motion for authority to obtain debtor-in-possession financing was filed in the bankruptcy case of Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 518 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Objection of Alta Mesa Holdings, LP and Cairn Energy USA, LLC to Debtor’s Motion for Entry of Interim and Final Orders (i) Authorizing the Debtor to Obtain Postpetition Financing and to Use Cash Collateral, (ii) Granting Adequate Protection to Prepetition Secured Parties, (iii) Scheduling an Initial and Final Hearing, and (iv) Granting Related Relief (related document(s): Motion to Use Cash Collateral). Filed by Alta Mesa Holdings, LP, Cairn Energy USA, LLC (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Certificate of Service) (Hughes, Patrick)
Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 11, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-34287. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Isgur . The law firm of Baker & Hostetler LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations, LLC in the bankruptcy case.