Wynn Officials Hid Sexual Harassment Claims, Probe Finds (3)

April 2, 2019, 2:48 PM; Updated: April 2, 2019, 5:19 PM

Executives at Wynn Resorts Ltd. hid from Massachusetts gaming authorities allegations that Steve Wynn sexually harassed women, investigators working for the regulator said in a report April 2.

The report also calls into question the conduct of Elaine Wynn, a former board member, ex-wife of Steve Wynn and largest individual shareholder in the company.

The investigators recommended that the commission consider what Elaine Wynn knew in 2009 about Steve Wynn’s $7.5 million settlement over a 2005 rape allegation, “and evaluate whether or not her communication to the company’s general counsel adequately satisfied her fiduciary obligations as a director, given the ...

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