Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $6,623 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $15,684 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 32,000
  • Sub-industry: 70 Hotels, Rooming Houses, Camps, and Other Lodging Places
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: NV Las Vegas
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? creditors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Kirkland Ellis
  • Date of filing: January 12, 2015
  • Judge at filing: Kevin Gross
  • Court district of filing: DE
  • Court city of filing: Wilmington
  • Case number: 15-10047
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? yes
  • Destination court of transfer: Chicago
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: prenegotiated

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: January 17, 2017
  • Judge at disposition: A. Benjamin Goldgar
  • Days from filing to disposition: 736

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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