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Posted on 17 February 2018 | 7:39 am
The Battle Over MGM Mogul Kirk Kerkorian's
Hollywood ReporterThe Battle Over MGM Mogul Kirk Kerkorian's $2 Billion EstateHollywood ReporterWhen Kirk Kerkorian died in June 2015 at age 98, the MGM mogul bequeathed the bulk of a massive estate valued at roughly $2 billion to unspecified charitable organizations. A committee of three individuals — business partner Anthony Mandekic ...
Posted on 14 February 2018 | 6:04 am
Business bookshelf: The story behind Vegas
Minneapolis Star TribuneBusiness bookshelf: The story behind Vegas mogul Kirk KerkorianMinneapolis Star TribuneNow, almost three years after Kerkorian's death in 2015 at age 98, William C. Rempel's “The Gambler: How Penniless Dropout Kirk Kerkorian Became the Greatest Deal Maker in Capitalist History” chronicles the man in an expansive and exhaustive account ...
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 12:01 pm
$7 million for 'short romantic liaison' with
MyNewsLA.com$7 million for 'short romantic liaison' with late Hollywood billionaire ...MyNewsLA.comA judge Friday approved a $7.27 million settlement reached between the estate of Kirk Kerkorian and a woman who sued alleging the late billionaire promised to provide for her if she agreed to be his companion in the late stages of his life before his ...and more »
Posted on 9 February 2018 | 2:58 pm
The Gambler: How Kirk Kerkorian shaped
The Mercury NewsThe Gambler: How Kirk Kerkorian shaped Hollywood and VegasThe Mercury NewsAnd yet most of the world knows little else about Kerkorian, who was fiercely private even by billionaire standards. Now, almost three years after his death in 2015 at age 98, William C. Rempel's “The Gambler: How Penniless Dropout Kirk Kerkorian ...
Posted on 5 February 2018 | 3:01 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