On March 31, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Venoco, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 95 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application/Motion to Employ/Retain Ernst & Young LLP as Auditor and Tax Advisor Filed by Venoco, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 4/21/2016 at 10:00 AM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 6th Fl., Courtroom #3, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 4/14/2016. (Attachments: # (1) Notice # (2) Exhibit A (Proposed Form of Order) # (3) Exhibit B (Green Declaration)) (Fay, Erin)
Venoco, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 18, 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 16-10655. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Bracewell LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Venoco, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.