'Way too many lawyers!' Judge outraged over
MyNewsLA.com'Way too many lawyers!' Judge outraged over Kerkorian $500000 legal bill in late billionaire estate warMyNewsLA.comA judge told lawyers for the executor overseeing the estate of the late businessman Kirk Kerkorian Thursday that she has reservations about granting nearly $500,000 in fees the attorneys allege they are owed from the $1.8 billion estate for legal work ...
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 10:35 am
Dead Beverly Hills billionaire's $500
MyNewsLA.comDead Beverly Hills billionaire's $500 million to charity? Widow wants cashMyNewsLA.comLawyers for the executor overseeing the estate of the late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian filed court papers seeking permission to distribute $500 million of the estate's remaining $1.6 billion in assets to charities to be picked by a three-member committee.
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 7:52 pm
Anthony Pellicano Prepares for New Prison
Hollywood ReporterAnthony Pellicano Prepares for New Prison SentenceHollywood ReporterAnthony Pellicano, the notorious private eye who once spied on behalf of powerful clients such as Michael Ovitz and Kirk Kerkorian as well as celebrities including Tom Cruise and Chris Rock, is scheduled to appear before a California federal judge next ...
Posted on 24 July 2017 | 4:05 pm
Hollywood is using social causes to sell
MarketWatchHollywood is using social causes to sell movie ticketsMarketWatchThe film's budget, reportedly just under $100 million, was funded by late Armenian-American businessman Kirk Kerkorian. Despite wide distribution and a release coinciding with a movement for Congress to promote a bill requesting that the U.S ...
Posted on 21 July 2017 | 10:41 am
Why This Administration and Its Opponents
The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorWhy This Administration and Its Opponents Need to See Our Movie ...The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorBy Dr. Eric Esrailian The world has been fighting for the recognition of the Armenian Genocide for years. At a time when some global politicians are once again ...and more »
Posted on 20 July 2017 | 10:28 am
Attorney Caught in Wiretapping Scandal Loses
A Los Angeles jury found Christensen guilty of paying private investigator Pellicano more than $100,000 to wiretap the ex-wife of his billionaire client Kirk Kerkorian in a high-profile child custody dispute. Christensen, once managing partner of what is ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:21 pm
Minor convictions reversed against celebrity
Well-heel clients never charged in the scheme included Paramount Pictures Corp. Chairman Brad Grey, billionaire casino owner Kirk Kerkorian and comedian Chris Rock. The foul-mouthed detective was convicted at two trials of 78 counts, including racketeering ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Kirk Kerkorian: Las Vegas Mogul Dead At 98
Kirk Kerkorian a Las Vegas mogul, who understood businesses from a very young age and amassed billions from his brash tact, died yesterday. Surprisingly, as with many of his business strategies, the cause of his death hasn’t been revealed. While the fact ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 6:29 pm
'Unpretentious' Vegas Mogul Kirk Kerkorian
(Newser) – Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler, and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, died last night at age 98. The reserved, unpretentious Kerkorian spent much ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:54 am
Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian dead at age 98
Kirk Kerkorian, the son of Armenian immigrants who became a billionaire Las Vegas mogul, has died at the age of 98. The veteran US businessman was the largest shareholder in MGM Resorts International. USA TODAY In a photo from Aug. 20, 2008, billionaire ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:23 am