After Long Union Fight, Trump Taj Mahal Ironically Closing on Work Weekend day

After Long Union Fight, Trump Taj Mahal Ironically Closing on Work Weekend day

The Trump Taj Mahal is about to end up being the fifth Atlantic City casino to close its doorways once and for all in 3 years. Its closing will signal a final end towards the Trump casino brand name forever.

Union members protest outside the Trump Taj Mahal, which will close its doorways on September 4, 2016. Icahn Enterprises says it has lost $100 million on the venture.

In the middle of industrial action by members of the Unite Here Local 54 Union, who have been picketing the Taj for weeks, investor Carl Icahn has given up on the casino that is stricken will shutter it permanently on September 4.

That closure date strikes right in the center of Labor Day, which can be a wild coincidence, or it may be a deliberate and final insult to the union, which Icahn blames for derailing his last-ditch try to save the Taj.

Icahn stepped in to rescue the casino in 2014, when its owners that are previous Trump Entertainment, declared bankruptcy. The billionaire raider that is corporate the majority of its $286 million debt, which he had been ready to convert into equity.

Icahn also said he was prepared to invest $100 million within the property, if, and only if, he were granted concessions that are certain the town. These included the temporary cessation of worker pension and healthcare benefits, that have get to be the focus of the squabble between Icahn Enterprises together with casino workers’ union Continue reading “After Long Union Fight, Trump Taj Mahal Ironically Closing on Work Weekend day”

E-Sports Integrity Coalition Guarantees to Clean Up gaming that is competitive

E-Sports Integrity Coalition Guarantees to Clean Up gaming that is competitive

Lee Seung Hyun, A starcraft that is former ii champion, who was arrested for match-fixing earlier in the day this 12 months.

The E-sports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) launched in the UK this week, an industry that is non-profit with one dedicated mission: keeping E-sports clean.

ESIC said it aims to become recognized ‘the guardian of the integrity of E-Sports,’ with a particular focus on cheating, match-fixing and gray market gambling in competitive games.

‘The Coalition will take duty for all forms of the process, including drawing up rules, investigating breaches and then prosecuting those who flout them, while also attempting to prevent such instances arising within the place that is first’ explained ESIC in a news release.

‘To this end, ESIC is using key stakeholders into the E-Sports community, from developers, writers and players to broadcasters, gambling associations and league owners, to produce a vision that is unified what the rules should be, and exactly how they must certanly be implemented.’

E-Sports Scandals

The formation associated with combined group is prompt. In the midst of another scandal, as two prominent YouTubers are accused of failing to disclose the ownership of a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive skins gambling site that they regularly promoted to their millions of viewers as we reported yesterday, E-Sports finds itself.

CS: GO gambling sites themselves have now been critici Continue reading “E-Sports Integrity Coalition Guarantees to Clean Up gaming that is competitive”