SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 25, 2019
WYNN RESORTS, LIMITED
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
3131 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, Nevada
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Regulation FD Disclosure.
A copy of the press release of Wynn Resorts, Limited (the “Company”) announcing the matters described under Item 8.01 is attached hereto and furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
On January 25, 2019, the Nevada Gaming Control Board (the “NGCB”) filed a disciplinary complaint (the “Complaint”) against the Company and Wynn Las Vegas, LLC (collectively, the “Respondents”) and an accompanying settlement of the Complaint (the “Settlement”). The Complaint relates to the NGCB’s investigation of the response of certain employees to allegations against our founder and previous CEO Steve Wynn. The NGCB is not seeking to revoke or limit Respondents’ licenses or to take action against any current employees. The Company has agreed to pay a fine, the amount of which will be determined at an upcoming Nevada Gaming Commission meeting.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
WYNN RESORTS, LIMITED
Dated: January 28, 2019
/s/ Ellen F. Whittemore
Ellen F. Whittemore
Executive Vice President and General Counsel