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              Saturday, January 21, 2017, Vol. 21, No. 20

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CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT: Suffers $2.4 Million Net Loss in November
PARAGON OFFSHORE: Net Loss Decreases to $6.75 Million in November

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CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT: Suffers $2.4 Million Net Loss in November
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Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (CEOC), a majority
owned subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment Corporation, et. al.,
filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission its monthly
operating report for October 2016.

The Debtor's statement of operations for November listed a net
loss of $2.4 million on net revenue of $311.9 million, a
swing from $28.8 million net income reported for October.

As of November 30, 2016, the Debtor posted $11.25 billion in total
assets, $21.67 billion in total liabilities, and a $10.41 billion
total shareholders' deficit.

A copy of the monthly operating report is available for free at the
SEC at:

                       https://is.gd/9BrSgX

                    About Caesars Entertainment

Caesars Entertainment Corp., formerly Harrah's Entertainment Inc.,
is one of the world's largest casino companies.  Caesars casino
resorts operate under the Caesars, Bally's, Flamingo, Grand
Casinos, Hilton and Paris brand names.  The Company has its
corporate headquarters in Las Vegas.  Harrah's announced its
re-branding to Caesar's in mid-November 2010.

In January 2015, Caesars Entertainment and subsidiary Caesars
Entertainment Operating Company, Inc., announced that holders of
more than 60% of claims in respect of CEOC's 11.25% senior secured
notes due 2017, CEOC's 8.5% senior secured notes due 2020 and
CEOC's 9% senior secured notes due 2020 have signed the Amended and
Restated Restructuring Support and Forbearance Agreement, dated as
of Dec. 31, 2014, among Caesars Entertainment, CEOC and the
Consenting Creditors.  As a result, The RSA became effective
pursuant to its terms as of Jan. 9, 2015.

Appaloosa Investment Limited, et al., owed $41 million on account
of 10% second lien notes in the company, filed an involuntary
Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition against CEOC (Bankr. D. Del. Case
No. 15-10047) on Jan. 12, 2015.  The bondholders are represented
By Robert S. Brady, Esq., at Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor
LLP.

CEOC and 172 other affiliates -- operators of 38 gaming and resort
properties in 14 U.S. states and 5 countries -- filed Chapter 11
bankruptcy petitions (Bank. N.D. Ill.  Lead Case No. 15-01145) on
Jan. 15, 2015.  CEOC disclosed total assets of $12.3 billion and
total debt of $19.8 billion as of Sept. 30, 2014.

Delaware Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross entered a ruling that the
bankruptcy proceedings will proceed in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court
for the Northern District of Illinois.

Kirkland & Ellis serves as the Debtors' counsel.  AlixPartners is
the Debtors' restructuring advisors.  Prime Clerk LLC acts as the
Debtors' notice and claims agent.  Judge Benjamin Goldgar presides
over the cases.

The U.S. Trustee has appointed seven noteholders to serve in the
Official Committee of Second Priority Noteholders and nine members
to serve in the Official Unsecured Creditors' Committee.

The U.S. Trustee appointed Richard S. Davis as Chapter 11 examiner.
The Examiner retained Winston & Strawn LLP, as his counsel; Alvarez
& Marsal Global Forensic and Dispute Services, LLC, as financial
advisor; and Luskin, Stern & Eisler LLP, as special conflicts
counsel.

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The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois
approved the adequacy of the disclosure statement explaining the
second amended joint Chapter 11 plan of reorganization of Caesars
Entertainment Operating Company Inc. and it debtor-affiliates.

A hearing is set for Jan. 17, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. (prevailing
Central Time) in Courtroom No. 642 in the Everett McKinley Dirksen
United States Courthouse, 219 South Dearborn Street, Chicago,
Illinois, to confirm the Debtors' plan.


PARAGON OFFSHORE: Net Loss Decreases to $6.75 Million in November
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Paragon Offshore plc, et. al., filed with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission their monthly operating report for November
2016.

Paragon Offshore plc reported a net loss of $6.75 million on $47.74
million of operating revenues for November, lower compared to $9.25
million net loss listed for the previous month.

As of November 30, 2016, Paragon Offshore plc posted total assets
of $4.0 billion, total liabilities of $2.53 billion, and $1.47
billion in total shareholders' equity.

The Debtors started the month with $576.96 million cash.  They
listed $19.56 million in total receipts and $25.70 million in
total disbursements.  At month end, the Debtors had $554.46
million cash.

A copy of the monthly operating report is available at the SEC at:

                    https://is.gd/AV8pum

                   About Paragon Offshore

Paragon Offshore plc -- http://www.paragonoffshore.com/-- is a  
global provider of offshore drilling rigs.  Paragon's operated
fleet includes 34 jackups, including two high specification heavy
duty/harsh environment jackups, and six floaters (four drillships
and two semi-submersibles).  Paragon's primary business is
contracting its rigs, related equipment and work crews to conduct
oil and gas drilling and workover operations for its exploration
and production customers on a dayrate basis around the world.
Paragon's principal executive offices are located in Houston,
Texas.  Paragon is a public limited company registered in England
and Wales and its ordinary shares have been trading on the
over-the-counter markets under the trading symbol "PGNPF" since
December 18, 2015.

Paragon Offshore Plc, et al., filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy Petitions
(Bankr. D. Del. Case Nos. 16-10385 to 16-10410) on Feb. 14, 2016,
after reaching a deal with lenders on a reorganization plan that
would eliminate $1.1 billion in debt.

The petitions were signed by Randall D. Stilley as authorized
representative.  Judge Christopher S. Sontchi is assigned to the
cases.

The Debtors reported total assets of $2.47 billion and total debt
of $2.96 billion as of Sept. 30, 2015.

The Debtors engaged Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP as general counsel,
Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. as local counsel, Lazard Freres &
Co. LLC as financial advisor, Alixpartners, LLP as restructuring
advisor, and Kurtzman Carson Consultants as claims and noticing
agent.


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