Cook Inlet Energy, LLC

Case No. 15-00236


Case Background

On October 1, 2015, Miller Energy Resources, Inc., and 9 affiliated debtors (collectively and with Cook Inlet Energy, LLC, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Alaska (the “Court”).  Cook Inlet Energy, LLC, which was subject to a Chapter 11 involuntary petition filed on August 6, 2015 with the Court, consented to entry of an order for relief initiating its voluntary Chapter 11 case as well.   The cases are jointly administered under Cook Inlet Energy, LLC, Case No. 15-00236.

Important Information & Dates

Order Confirming Joint Plan of Reorganization

On December 17, 2015, the Debtors filed their Disclosure Statement for the Joint Plan of Reorganization of Miller Energy Resources, Inc. and Its Debtor Subsidiaries Under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code (the "Disclosure Statement") [Docket No. 365] and Amended Chapter 11 Joint Plan of Reorganization of Miller Energy Resources, Inc. and Certain of its Subsidiaries Under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code (the "Amended Plan") [Docket No. 364] .  On January 28, 2016, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan (the "Confirmation Order").  On March 29, 2016, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred and the Plan was consummated.

To view a copy of the Disclosure Statement, Amended Plan, Confirmation Order, related exhibits and notice of order confirming the Plan, please click on the links below. 

Disclosure Statement for Joint Plan of Reorganization of Miller Energy Resources, Inc. and its Debtor Subsidiaries

Amended Chapter 11 Plan Revised Joint Plan of Reorganization of Miller Energy Resources, Inc. and Certain of Its Subsidiaries

Order Confirming Joint Plan Of Reorganization of Miller Energy Resources, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries

Exhibit A - Rejected Contracts Schedule

Exhibit B - Assumed Contracts Cure Schedule 

Amended Schedule of Contracts to be Assumed and Rejected

Notice of Order Confirming Joint Plan of Reorganization

Final Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions commenced on October 6, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. (Alaska Time) at the Historical Courthouse, 605 West Fourth Ave., Suite 138, Anchorage, AK 99501 before the Honorable Judge Gary Spraker.  The hearing  continued on October 9, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. (Alaska Time).  A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on November 10, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. (Alaska Time).

A final hearing on the Debtors' cash collateral and cash management motions was held on December 15, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. (Alaska Time).

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Bar Date for Filing Proofs of Claim

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadline for filing proofs of claim against the Debtors: 

  • General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): February 2, 2016

Claims may be filed 1) electronically on the Court's website at https://ecf.akb.uscourts.gov or 2) via hard copy at the following address:

Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court
Room 138
605 West Fourth Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501-2296
T: (907) 271-2655

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.


Dates

August 6 2015 Petition Date - Cook Inlet Energy, LLC _____ Petitions Add to Calendar
March 29 2016 Effective Date of the Plan ___________ Notice of Occu... Add to Calendar
April 28 2016 Administrative Claims Bar Date _________ Notice of Occu... Add to Calendar
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August 6 2015 __
Petition Date - Cook Inlet Energy, LLC Petitions Add to Calendar
October 1 2015 __
Petition Date - All Debtors Other than Cook Inlet Energy, LLC Petitions Add to Calendar
October 9 2015 10:00 AM (Alaska Time)
October 20 2015 1:30 PM (AT)
November 4 2015 10:00 AM (AT)
November 10 2015 9:00 AM (AT)
December 15 2015 10:00 AM (Alaska time)
December 15 2015 10:00 AM (AT)
January 27 2016 9:30 (Alaska time)
February 2 2016 __
Bar Date: General Creditors Bar Date Notices Add to Calendar
March 29 2016 __
April 28 2016 __

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • David H. Bundy, P.C.

    310 K Street, Suite 200
    Anchorage, AK   99501
    Phone: 907-248-8431
    Fax: 907-248-8434

    David H. Bundy

  • Andrews Kurth LLP

    600 Travis
    Suite 4200
    Houston, TX   77002
    https://www.andrewskurth.com/
    Phone: 713-220-4200
    Fax: 713-220-4285

    Timothy A. Davidson II
    David A. Zdunkewicz
    Joseph P. Rovira

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 15-00236 Debtor Name Cook Inlet Energy, LLC Petition Date August 06, 2015
Case Number 15-00313 Debtor Name Miller Energy Resources, Inc. Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00318 Debtor Name Miller Drilling, TN LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00314 Debtor Name Miller Energy Services, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00315 Debtor Name Miller Energy GP, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00316 Debtor Name Miller Rig & Equipment, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00319 Debtor Name East Tennessee Consultants, Inc. Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00320 Debtor Name East Tennessee Consultants II, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00321 Debtor Name Anchor Point Energy, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00322 Debtor Name Savant Alaska, LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015
Case Number 15-00323 Debtor Name Nutaaq Operating LLC Petition Date October 01, 2015