Dune Energy, Inc.

Case No. 15-10336

Case Background

On March 8, 2015, Dune Energy, Inc. and two affiliated debtors (collectively, 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 Western District of Texas.  The cases are pending before the Honorable H. Christopher Mott and are jointly administered under Case No. 15-10336.

Important Information & Dates

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Approval of the Disclosure Statement and Confirmation of the Plan 

On September 17, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court held a combined hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement and confirmation of the Plan.  On September 18, 2015, the Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement and confirming the Plan.  On September 30, 2015, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred and the Plan was consummated.

To view a copy of the Disclosure Statement and Plan, click on the links below:

Disclosure Statement

Chapter 11 Plan

To view a copy of the Debtors' Witness & Exhibit List and related exhibits, click on the links below:

Debtors' Witness and Exhibit List for Combined Hearing on Approval of Disclosure Statement and Confirmation of Chapter 11 Plan on September 17, 2015

Exhibit 1 - Ballots

Exhibit 2 - USSIC Indemnity Agreement Dated 10/31/05

Exhibit 3 - USSIC Indemnity Agreement Dated 06/19/07

Exhibit 4 - Dune Bonds

Exhibit 5 - Lafourche Parish Recorded Document - Manti Exploration

Exhibit 6 - Proof of Claim No. 213 - Louisiana Department of Revenue


March 8 2015 Petition Date _________ Voluntary Peti... Add to Calendar
September 30 2015 Effective Date ____________ Notice of Effe... Add to Calendar
October 30 2015 Administrative Claims/Rejection Damages Claims Bar Date _______ Notice of Effe... Add to Calendar
March 8 2015 __
March 10 2015 1:00 PM (MT)
April 2 2015 1:30 PM (CT)
Final Hearing on First Day Motions First Day Orders Add to Calendar
April 14 2015 1:00 PM (CT)
June 5 2015 4:00 PM (CT)
June 25 2015 1:30 PM (CT)
July 9 2015 9:30 AM (CT)
July 9 2015 1:30 PM (CT)
July 24 2015 10:30 AM (CT)
August 17 2015 1:00 PM (CT)
September 10 2015 4:00 PM (CT)
September 17 2015 10:00 AM (CT)
September 30 2015 __
October 30 2015 __


Plan Trustee

  • Dan B. Lain

    Lain, Faulkner & Co., P.C.
    400 N. St. Paul, Suite 600
    Dallas, TX   75201
    Phone: 214.720.1929
    Fax: 214.720.1450

    Dan B. Lain

United States Trustee and Court Information

Counsel to Creditors' Committee

  • McKool Smith P.C.

    600 Travis, Suite 7000
    Houston, TX   77002
    Phone: 713.485.7300
    Fax: 713.485.7344

    Hugh M. Ray
    Basil A. Umari
    Hugh M. Ray III
    Andrew Cobos

Debtors' Financial Advisors

  • Deloitte CRG

    2200 Ross Avenue, Suite 1600
    Dallas, TX   75201
    Phone: 214.840.7000
    Fax: 214.840.7050

    William Snyder
    Russell Perry


Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 15-10336 Debtor Name Dune Energy, Inc. Petition Date March 08, 2015
Case Number 15-10337 Debtor Name Dune Operating Company Petition Date March 08, 2015
Case Number 15-10338 Debtor Name Dune Properties, Inc. Petition Date March 08, 2015