A $9.4 million claim by the Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands’ tax department should come before the claims of former contractor Pacific Rim Development in a legal dispute, local media reports the Office of the Attorney General as saying.
Commonwealth Casino Commission head Edward Guerrero said he would have revoked a casino license for Imperial Pacific International already, if it hadn’t been for the need to follow due legal process.
Bloomberry Resorts said it has filed an appeal against a Singapore High Court ruling that may force it to pay $296 million to settle a dispute with the Philippine unit of U.S.-based Global Gaming Asset Management.
Pacific Rim, a former contractor to Imperial Pacific International, has won a second writ of execution enforcing awards made in its favour against the casino operator, local media reports.
Genting Malaysia is suing Walt Disney Co. and 20th Century Fox for $1 billion for pulling out of a contract for a Fox-themed amusement park at its Resorts World Genting property in Malaysia.
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