On December 17, 2015, an 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 88 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/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 Petition Date Filed by Offshore Group Investment Limited. Hearing scheduled for 1/7/2016 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #1, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 12/31/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice of Application and Hearing # (2) Exhibit A # (3) Exhibit B # (4) Exhibit C) (Shapiro, Zachary)
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.