On March 2, 2015, an objection to the motion for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee or an examiner was filed in the bankruptcy case of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 541 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Objection to (related document(s):  Motion to Appoint Examiner,  Motion to Appoint Examiner,  Motion Rule 2004 Examination,  Response,  Response,  Objection,  Objection,  Objection,  Response,  Response,  Joinder,  Response,  Response,  Statement,  Response,  Joinder,  Objection,  Objection) Filed by David R Seligman on behalf of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit C # (4) Exhibit D # (5) Exhibit E # (6) Exhibit F # (7) Exhibit G # (8) Exhibit H # (9) Exhibit I # (10) Exhibit J # (11) Exhibit K # (12) Exhibit L) (Seligman, David)
Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-01145. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge A. Benjamin Goldgar. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.