On March 31, 2016, a motion for authority to sell assets of the estates pursuant to section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code was filed in the bankruptcy case of Dune Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 736 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Second Motion for an Order Authorizing and Directing Governmental Agencies to Cancel Liens Pursuant to the Order Approving Purchase Agreement and Authorizing Sale Free and Clear of All Liens, Claims, Encumbrances, and Other Interests (21 Day Objection Language) filed by Pamela Gale Johnson for Interested Party Trimont Energy (NOW), LLC (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Johnson, Pamela)
Dune Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 8, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-10336. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge H. Christopher Mott. The law firm of Haynes & Boone, LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Dune Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.