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Subject: Poker reports that a majority of Full Tilt Poker shareholders have agreed to forfeit FTP assets to the US Department of Justice.
Laurent Tapie tells French media his interest in acquiring Full Tilt Poker was sparked by two factors: it's big and it's troubled
Full Tilt Poker is to be assigned a chief restructuring officer while the acquisition of FTP by Groupe Bernard Tapie is pending.
Laurent Tapie suggests US plans re online poker laws may play a role in Groupe Bernard Tapie's possible acquisition of Full Tilt Poker.
French businessman Bernard Tapie qualifies comments made by son Laurent Tapie regarding acquisition agreement with Full Tilt Poker.
Full Tilt Poker signs acquisition agreement with Groupe Bernard Tapie, although deal depends on upcoming meetings with Department of Justice