Australian gaming billionaire James Packer and wife Erica Baxter have separated.
Crown Resorts Ltd. Chairman James Packer and Nine Entertainment Co. Chief Executive Officer David Gyngell have been fined A$500 ($468) each over a May 4 street brawl near Sydney’s Bondi Beach.
Ten Network Holdings Ltd. offered James Packer and Lachlan Murdoch a board seat each less than two weeks after Packer’s Consolidated Press Holdings Ltd. acquired 18 percent of Australia’s third-ranked television broadcaster.
"You can't be in the gaming industry and not have a special reverence for Las Vegas-- that's where it all began."
- James Packer on Aug 03, 2014