Tag Archives lawsuit

Massachusetts regulator to weigh in on Wynn Resorts Limited lawsuit

by

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has reportedly decided to file a friend-of-the-court amicus brief that could well help Wynn Resorts Limited prevail in a lawsuit being brought by a disgruntled Encore Boston Harbor blackjack player. According to a Wednesday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the regulator had considered lodging a similar motion last ...

Apple Incorporated hit with class-action illegal gambling lawsuit

by

In the United States and Apple Incorporated has reportedly been hit with a class-action lawsuit over claims that the technology behemoth is profiting by allowing users of its devices and services to access free-play online casino-style games. According to a report from the news domain at AppleInsider.com, the legal action was filed yesterday with ...

Crown Resorts Limited again facing an investor class-action lawsuit

by

Almost a month after being ordered to delay the grand opening of its Crown Sydney development and Australian casino operator Crown Resorts Limited is now reportedly facing a class-action lawsuit from a group of disgruntled shareholders. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing an earlier story from The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, ...

Lawsuit against Wynn Resorts Limited dismissed by federal judge

by

In Nevada and a federal judge has reportedly dismissed a lawsuit nine women collectively brought against Wynn Resorts Limited concerning claims they had been sexually harassed by the casino firm’s former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steve Wynn (pictured). According to a Friday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the plaintiffs were seeking ...

Coronavirus-related concerns prompting Culinary Workers Union lawsuit

by

In southern Nevada and the local branch of the Culinary Workers Union has reportedly announced that it will be filing a lawsuit against ‘major Las Vegas Strip casino companies’ concerning allegations that they have not adequately protected their workforces from the coronavirus pandemic. According to a Saturday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, ...

California tribal sportsbetting initiative files extension lawsuit

by

In California and an alliance of aboriginal groups is reportedly suing the state in an attempt to gain more time for its effort to bring legalized land-based sportsbetting to local horseracing tracks and tribal casinos. According to a Tuesday report from the Los Angeles Times newspaper, the Coalition to Authorize Regulated Sports Wagering represents ...

Bloomberry Resorts Corporation subject of second Bangladesh Bank lawsuit

by

In the United States and the national bank of Bangladesh has reportedly filed a civil complaint against 17 entities including casino operator Bloomberry Resorts Corporation concerning the 2016 theft from its coffers of approximately $81 million. According to a Monday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the legal action from Bangladesh Bank has been lodged ...

500.com investors file federal class-action lawsuit in New Jersey

by

A group of investors in 500.com have filed a class-action lawsuit against the Chinese sports lottery firm following the emergence of allegations that it may have committed securities fraud in attempting to bribe a prominent Japanese legislator. Massachusetts law firm Block and Leviton LLC revealed via an official Thursday press release that it is ...

Wilton Rancheria wins lawsuit concerning planned California casino

by

Wilton Rancheria in California has reportedly prevailed in a federal lawsuit that could have scuppered its plan to build and operate a $500 million casino resort in southern Sacramento County. According to a report from the Sacramento Business Journal newspaper, Monday saw Judge, Trevor McFadden, from the United States District Court for the District ...

Aspire Global facing Swedish lawsuit over bonus offer allegations

by

In Sweden and Aspire Global has reportedly announced that it intends to fight a lawsuit being brought by the nation’s Konsumentombudsman consumer protection authority over claims that one of its subsidiaries has contravened local rules on the promotion of an online casino. According to a Tuesday report from CalvinAyre.com, the Maltese firm was hit ...

Wynn Resorts Limited hit with sexual harassment class-action lawsuit

by

American casino operator, Wynn Resorts Limited, has reportedly been hit with a class-action lawsuit alleging that a hostile work environment still persists for women who had accused its former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Steve Wynn (pictured), of sexual harassment. According to a Friday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the action was ...

MGM Resorts files federal lawsuit against the US Interior Department over East Windsor, Connecticut tribal casino

by

In the seemingly endless drama surrounding a proposed East Windsor casino, American global hospitality and entertainment company, MGM Resorts International has sued the U.S. Interior Department over changes it approved in the state’s gaming compacts with the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Indians in March. Filed on August 7 in U.S. District Court in Washington, ...

Genting Malaysia Berhad resolves lawsuit against The Walt Disney Company

by

Asian casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad has reportedly announced that it has reached a settlement that has ‘fully resolved’ the $1 billion lawsuit it filed against The Walt Disney Company late last year. Park progress: According to a Friday report from GGRAsia, the Kuala Lumpur-listed firm used an official filing to detail that the resolution ...