On April 8, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Primorsk International Shipping Limited (a/k/a PISL) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 140 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Clarksons Platou AS as Broker Debtors’ Application for an Order Authorizing the Retention and Employment of Clarksons Platou AS as Broker for the Debtors and Debtors-in-Possession Nunc Pro Tunc to April 8, 2016 filed by Andrew G. Dietderich on behalf of Primorsk International Shipping Limited Responses due by 4/15/2016, with presentment to be held on 4/20/2016 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 523 (MG). (Dietderich, Andrew)
Primorsk International Shipping Limited (a/k/a PISL) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 15, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10073. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn. The law firm of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Primorsk International Shipping Limited (a/k/a PISL) in the bankruptcy case.