On January 12, 2015, a voluntary petition for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection was filed in the bankruptcy case of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Chapter 11 Involuntary Petition. Fee Amount $1717. Re: Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. Filed by Petitioning Creditor(s): Appaloosa Investment Limited Partnership I (attorney Robert S. Brady), OCM Opportunities Fund VI, L.P (attorney Robert S. Brady), Special Value Expansion Fund, LLC (attorney Robert S. Brady). (Brady, Robert) (Entered: 01/12/2015)
Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 12, 2015. 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 15-10047. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.