On December 16, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Tropicana Entertainment, LLC and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 3974 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Approve Compromise under Rule 9019 (Motion for Entry of an Order Approving the Settlement Agreement by and Between the OpCo Debtors, Reorganized OpCo, the OpCo Steering Committee, and Ernst & Young LLP Regarding Ernst & Young LLP’s Final Fee Applications Solely as it Pertains to the OpCo Debtors) Filed by Tropicana Entertainment, LLC. Hearing scheduled for 1/20/2016 at 03:00 PM at US Bankruptcy Court, 824 Market St., 5th Fl., Courtroom #5, Wilmington, Delaware. Objections due by 12/30/2015. (Attachments: # (1) Notice of Motion and Hearing # (2) Exhibit A) (Barsalona II, Joseph)
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.