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How to perform oxidation of keto group in presence of hydroxyl group. I fear there may be halogenation at $\ce{OH}$ group. Is there a way to protect the $\ce{OH}$ group ?

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    $\begingroup$ Protect the hydroxyl group, e.g. as an ether. Have a look here. $\endgroup$ – Philipp Jun 1 '15 at 9:21

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