Tribune Files New Reorg Plan, CEO Resigns

Sheahan, Matthew
November 2010
High Yield Report;11/1/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 44, p12
This article focuses on a new plan of reorganization filed by Tribune Co. that intends to reduce its debt by 70%. Under the terms of the plan, ownership of the firm would be turned over to holders of its initial and incremental loans. Two settlement agreements that the firm reached with its committee of unsecured creditors, Oaktree Capital Management, Angelo Gordon & Co. and JPMorgan, have also been incorporated into the plan. Meanwhile, Tribune President and Chief Executive Randy Michael has resigned from the firm.


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