Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s Kazuo Okada

Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s Kazuo Okada

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Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s board asked Kazuo Okada to resign as a director, the Las Vegas-based company said on Feb. 19, 2012 in a statement. Wynn said it will also recommend that Okada be removed from the board of Wynn Macau Ltd.