Tuesday, September 27, 2022


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IPI facing sexual harassment lawsuit


The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing Imperial Pacific International for allegedly subjecting some female VIP service hosts to physi

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MBS settles $6.5m lawsuit from former patron


Marina Bay Sands has agreed to settle a lawsuit from a Chinese gambler demanding S$9.1 million ($6.5 million), the South China Morning Post reports, citing a person familiar with the matter. 

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IPI lawyer pleads for time to make payments


Imperial Pacific International’s lawyer has appealed to the US District Court to give the company time to pay what it owes, as it now has multiple c

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IPI seeks accord on account to continue works


Imperial Pacific International is seeking permission to form a restricted account, instead of posting a bond, that will allow it to maintain cash flow to pay employees on time, according to local media reports.

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Bloomberry launches appeal in Singapore against GGAM ruling


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.

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Hundreds of IPI workers protest nonpayment of wages


Hundreds of Imperial Pacific International workers stopped work and engaged in protests on the streets of Saipan, decrying the non-payment of their wa

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Competing litigants fight to seize IPI’s remaining cash


In the high-stakes game of musical chairs it has become, those companies suing Imperial Pacific International for alleged nonpayment for services have

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IPI hit by fresh lawsuit over failure to pay for worker meals


The woes of tottering Imperial Pacific International have not relented this week as another company came forward to launch a lawsuit against it and on

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IPI on verge of having CNMI accounts seized


Troubled operator Imperial Pacific International appears on the verge of having US$6.9 million seized from its CNMI bank accounts in order to pay dama

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No plans to file for bankruptcy: IPI counsel


Imperial Pacific International counsel Michael Dotts has confirmed there are no plans for IPI to file for bankruptcy, despite rumors encircling the em

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IPI staff suffer electricity cut as another lawsuit hits the firm


The existential woes of Imperial Pacific International deepened even further this week as Saipan’s utility cut electricity services to its staff hou

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IPI at risk of closing permanently


Imperial Pacific International (IPI) has pleaded to the U.S. District Court for the NMI to stay or suspend proceedings related to a lawsuit filed by P

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Genting outlook dimmed by lawsuit, tax hikes


A more than $1 billion legal dispute with Walt Disney Co. and Fox Entertainment over a planned theme park is capping off a roller coaster of a year for Genting Malaysia, with analysts slashing their forecasts for the group.

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Universal files lawsuit against Aruze/Okada for patent violations


Universal Entertainment said it has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. against its former Aruze Gaming America unit and former Chairman Kazuo Okada for alleg

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Deutsche trims Wynn share price target


Deutsche Bank has cut its share price target for Wynn Resorts to $215 from $221, though the firm reiterates its buy rating and says all indications po

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Slots venue operator sues CNMI government


Slot machines owner Sin Ho Nam and operator Dan Bin Choi LLC are suing the CNMI government over new zoning restrictions that have forced the company t

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Universal loses defamation appeal against Reuters


Universal Entertainment has lost an appeal in a defamation suit against Reuters after a court upheld an earlier ruling that found the news agency did

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Wynn Macau to defend lawsuits related to Dore scandal


Wynn Macau has been named a defendant in the Macau Court of First Instance by individuals who claim to be investors in or person with credit in accoun

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Las Vegas Sands settles lawsuit with former Macau CEO


Macau operator Sands China and parent company Las Vegas Sands Corp have settled a lawsuit filed by a former chief executive. Steve Jacobs, who headed

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