On May 20, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Chaparral Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 106 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. as Co-Counsel Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date Filed by Chaparral Energy, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 6/9/2016 at 11:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #2, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 6/2/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A # (3) Exhibit B # (4) Exhibit C) (Schlauch, Brendan)
Chaparral Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 9, 2016. 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 16-11144. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Judge Not Yet Assigned. The law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Chaparral Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.