Pinnacle, Ameristar Casinos receive HSR request for information Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) and Ameristar Casinos (ASCA) announced that on February 11 they received a request for additional information and documentary materials from the Federal Trade Commission regarding Pinnacle's proposed acquisition of Ameristar. The information request was issued under notification requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976.
ISS recommends Pinnacle shareholders vote for six proposals protecting rights UNITE HERE announced that proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services recommends shareholders of Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) support six shareholder proposals aiming to protect shareholder rights in the event of a spin-off. The proposals address shareholder rights at any spin-off company, including managementís proposal to spin-off real estate assets into a new REIT, or Gaming and Leisure Propertiesí (GLPI) alternative plan to spin-off an operating company and then acquire the remaining real estate assets. UNITE HERE submitted the package of corporate governance proposals for the May 19 Annual Meeting.