On December 30, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Offshore Group Investment Limited and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 103 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration in Support of Daniel J. DeFranceschi in Support of the Application of Debtors to Employ and Retain Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., as Co-Counsel Pursuant to Section 327(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, Bankruptcy Rules 2014 (a) and 2016 and Local Rule 2014-1, Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date (related document(s)) Filed by Offshore Group Investment Limited. (DeFranceschi, Daniel)
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.