On December 9, 2014, an objection to the application for final approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Tropicana Entertainment, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3833 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Limited Objection of Tropicana Las Vegas to Motion for Entry of an Order Approving the Settlement by and Between the OpCo Debtors, The Reorganized OpCo Debtors, The OpCo Steering Committee and Lazard Regarding Objections to Lazard Freres & Co. LLC’s Final Fee Applications, and Granting Related Relief (related document(s)) Filed by Liquidating LandCo Debtors, Tropicana Las Vegas, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Certificate of Service) (McDaniel, Garvan)
Tropicana Entertainment, LLC filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 5, 2008. 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 08-10856. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Carey. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Tropicana Entertainment, LLC in the bankruptcy case.