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Buffets, Inc. Emerges from Chapter 11

Paul, Weiss client Buffets, Inc., owner and operator of one of the nation's largest family dining restaurant chains, announced its success in reorganizing just six months after filing for chapter 11. As reported in the Daily Deal, when Buffets filed for chapter 11 it operated 483 steak-buffet restaurants doing business as Old Country Buffet, Country Buffet, HomeTown Buffet, Ryan's and Fire Mountain and Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse, serving about 2.7 million customers per week - it now operates 357 restaurants. Buffets listed assets of $100 million to $500 million and liabilities of $300.47 million in court papers.

The Paul, Weiss team representing Buffets includes bankruptcy partner Jeffrey D. Saferstein; real estate partner Peter E. Fisch; corporate partners Eric Goodison and Carl L. Reisner and counsel Bruce Gruder; tax partner Richard J. Bronstein; and employee benefits counsel Reuven Falik.

July 20, 2012

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