Wynn Wants Trustee To Take Over 'Girls Gone Wild' Ch. 11

Law360, Wilmington (March 22, 2013, 7:26 PM EDT) -- Wynn Las Vegas LLC moved Thursday to appoint a Chapter 11 trustee to oversee the "Girls Gone Wild" video franchise’s bankruptcy, saying GGW founder Joe Francis was looting the raunchy media company and using it to dodge his own creditors.

The casino — whose $10.3 million claim from a defamation judgment against Francis helped push GGW into Chapter 11 — said in a motion filed in California bankruptcy court that despite stepping down as manager of the company, Francis continued to divert GGW assets to his...
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