Tag Archives: asian american entertainment
- Steve Jacobs says Las Vegas Sands faces “serious political and legal problems” from investigations into Macau officials
January 7, 2015
The former CEO of casino operator Sands China has been granted the right to use Las Vegas Sands’ alleged efforts to dig up dirt on Macau officials in his wrongful termination suit. On Tuesday, a federal judge in Nevada authorized former Sands China CEO Steve Jacobs to utilize a report...
- Las Vegas Sands hit with $5b lawsuit from former Macau joint venture partner
July 12, 2014
A Taiwanese businessman has slapped a $5b lawsuit against Las Vegas Sands, claiming the casino operator would never have received a Macau gaming license without his help. Shi Sheng Hao aka Marshall Hao and his company Asian American Entertainment (AAE) filed suit in US District Court in Nevada on Wednesday...
- Sands China on the defensive; Credit Suisse up Macau estimates; Macau economic growth figures released
March 16, 2012
Sands China has labeled a lawsuit filed by a former partner “limitless.” A statement filed to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange by Sands Macau added that they will: “vigorously defend the matter in court.” Asian American Entertainment (AAE) Corp. is suing Las Vegas Sands (LVS) for $375 million after claims...
- Las Vegas Sands hit with Macau lawsuit, loses appeal against UK labor union
March 13, 2012
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) has been hit with a MOP3b ($375m) breach of contract lawsuit regarding the circumstances under which LVS obtained its Macau gaming license in 2002. In a lawsuit filed in Macau in January, LVS’ former partner Asian American Entertainment (AAE) accuses LVS of breaking an Oct. 2001...
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Sheldon Adelson pitches Rio mayor on $8b casino
May 11, 2017
Japan’s casino industry could offer lifeline to fading Yakuza
October 4, 2017