On May 11, 2016, a motion for authority to obtain debtor-in-possession financing was filed in the bankruptcy case of Linn Energy, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 18 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Use Cash Collateral Filed by Debtor Linn Energy, LLC Hearing scheduled for 5/13/2016 at 11:30 AM at Houston, Courtroom 400 (DRJ). (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A — Proposed Interim Order # 2 Exhibit A-1 Linn Budget # 3 Exhibit A-2 — Berry Budget) (Tomasco, Patricia) (Entered: 05/11/2016)
Linn Energy, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 11, 2016. 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 16-60040. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Linn Energy, LLC in the bankruptcy case.