SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
November 30, 2017 (November 27, 2017)
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Caesars Entertainment Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of Incorporation)
One Caesars Palace Drive
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Amendments to the Registrant’s Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics.
On November 27, 2017, the Board of Directors of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (“CEC”) approved and adopted an updated Code of Business Conduct and Ethics. The Code of Business Conduct and Ethics was updated to improve language, appearance and style, including the use of defined terms, all of which are designed to enhance readers’ understanding of its provisions. The Code of Business Conduct and Ethics was also updated to clarify that a designee of the General Counsel (in lieu of the General Counsel himself) may in certain instances be conducting any requisite investigation. The updated Code of Business Conduct and Ethics will be made available on CEC’s website at www.caesarscorporate.com on the “Governance” page in the “Investors” section as soon as practical.
The foregoing description of the updates to the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, attached as Exhibit 14.1 hereto and incorporated herein by reference.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Caesars Entertainment Corporation Code of Business Conduct and Ethics dated November 27, 2017.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 30, 2017
CAESARS ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION
By: /s/ Renee E. Becker
Renee E. Becker
Chief Counsel - Corporate and Securities and