Tag Archives: the lederer files
- The Lederer Files Part Seven – The Final Chapter Summary
September 24, 2012
Pokernews’ final instalment in The Lederer Files examines the eventual transfer of assets to PokerStars. ✖We are getting closer to a deal with PokerStars and the critical milestone was mid-June. Those still knocking around at Full Tilt Poker were told it was “almost done” and to get set to sign...
- The Lederer Files Part Six – The Summary
The penultimate part of Pokernews’ excellent interview series with Howard Lederer examined the member loans that were paid out and the processes surrounding the sale. ✖Early on the process the board informed the membership there were members that owed money to the company. In Lederer’s words it “got a lot...
- The Lederer Files Part Five: The Summary
September 21, 2012
✖Howard Lederer was asked why the company continued accepting depositS from international customers – up to approximately $8.9million per week. He was still unable to give a straight answer to this question and just admitted they had “thought about it a lot” before explaining they “got lawyers on the phone”...
- The Lederer Files Part One: A Summary
September 18, 2012
Howard Lederer has given his first warts-and-all interview to website PokerNews and they plan to release it in a number of different parts – a bit like The Godfather Trilogy, only shorter and not quite as epic. Instead of writing a full long-winded feature (which will probably come once everything’s...
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012
Absolute Poker players to be reunited with long lost funds
April 10, 2017
Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom released after week in US jail
October 9, 2017