Vegas Sands Says $5B Macau Licensing Suit Is A Repeat

Law360, New York (November 12, 2014, 3:51 PM EST) -- Las Vegas Sands Corp. urged a Nevada federal judge to throw out a $5 billion suit accusing it of misappropriating trade secrets from a competitor following an abandoned Macau gambling license bid, saying Monday that Asian American Entertainment Corp. Ltd. already failed in a similar suit.

A motion to dismiss filed Monday accuses AAE of attempting to relitigate a suit the company had already lost in 2012 over trade secrets that LVS says it never stole in the first place.

“Indeed, AA has proven to be...
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