Howard Lederer, the poker champ and ex-part-owner of Full Tilt has been accused of having accumulated enormous wealth in the shape of immovable properties and automobiles of the latest designs; allegedly acquired by him through illegal means. The Department of Justice has filed a civil suit against him with the charge that he is in possession of various glamorous cars and seven residential properties through misappropriation of Full Tilt’s funds and other fraudulent acts. It said that the value of these assets owned by Lederer, popularly known as Professor touches $42 million.
To clear his stand and save his reputation, Lederer, the ex board member has appeared for a public interview through PokerNews and the fact has been confirmed by the proprietor of the concerned site.
Rumors about sale of WSOP, i.e. World Series of Poker have come to a halt as reported by LVRJ through Howard Stutz, its journalist. He has apprised that the venture is not on sale by Caesars at present. Instead of putting WSOP on auction, they now prefer to focus on the Vegas strip’s Project Linq and plausible devolving of their Caesars Macau and Cotai golf course. Many persons believe that in the coming times WSOP could prove a great brand for Caesars.
Antonio Esfandiari, the One Drop Champion for WSOP Big One has marked his presence at the New York Howard Stern Show.
The Vice-president of WSOP communications, Seth Palansky has divulged that the period from 21st September to 4th October will bring excitement for the lovers of WSOP Europe as they would be delighted with the stout video coverage of all the seven final tables of the tournament in full. ESPN would relay the fifteen minute extended exposure of the hole cards through ESPN3.com and Eurosport till the finale at the Le Croisette Casino Barrière/Hôtel Majestic Barrière.