Ocean Park Advisors has now filed its bill for October in the SCO bankruptcy, its 13th bill. If you are sick of this case, imagine how they feel. All their advice and here's SCO, still stuck in the bankruptcy mud. Indeed one sees signs of OPA looking for an exit. In Exhibit A [PDF], on page 5 we find notations like these:
"Work with OPA team on financial analysis and
wind-down scenarios for SCO"
"Preparation of initial financial plan for case
resolution. Research of various documents and
consultation with legal counsel to Ch. 11 Trustee"
"Review and formulate sources & uses analysis for
Meanwhile, there is another monthly bill for SCO to pay, ha ha, for $10,611 plus expenses, all in the pretense that SCO is restructuring and will emerge from Chapter 11 to fight another day. And who can say nay, given that Novell has agreed to merge with AttachMate, thanks to a payment by a Microsoft-organized consortium for some patents to sweeten the deal? Stay tuned. That's my advice. It's the saga that never ends.
Here it is:
Wait. What's this? On October 27th, we find:
11/23/2010 - 1205 - Monthly Application for Compensation of Ocean Park Advisors, LLC (Thirteenth) for the period October 1, 2010 to October 31, 2010 Filed by Edward N. Cahn, Chapter 11 Trustee for The SCO Group, Inc., et al.. Objections due by 12/13/2010. (Attachments: # 1 Notice # 2 Exhibit A # 3 Exhibit B # 4 Certificate of Service) (Fatell, Bonnie) (Entered: 11/23/2010)
Review contemplated settlement offer Don't ask me. It's as cryptic as the rest of the notations. The public only gets to guess.
We also now have the transcript [PDF] from the August 23rd hearing, which was released from its seal today. So you can compare it with Groklaw's live coverage of the hearing.