California

16th January 2020

State of the Union: NJ, IN, IA, NY, ME and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a number of states, as well as a…

10th January 2020

Tribal ballot proposal could boost California revenue – but increase costs

Should a ballot measure to allow sports betting at California’s tribal casinos and racetracks be adopted, the state stands to generate “tens of millions” in…

12th December 2019

State of the Union: IN, NY, MT, MO and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest monthly revenue figures for the Indiana and New York sports betting…

11th December 2019

Scientific Games pens extension with California Lottery

Scientific Games has signed a three-year extension to its instant games and services contract with the California Lottery. Under the deal, Scientific Games will continue…

6th December 2019

California cardroom pays $3.1m to settle AML case

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has announced the Los Angeles-based cardroom Hawaiian Gardens Casino has agreed a $3.1m settlement with his office for misleading gambling…

4th December 2019

WatchandWager renews agreement to offer Cal Expo harness racing

WatchandWager has agreed an extension of its agreement with the board of directors of the California Exposition & State Fair in Sacramento, allowing it to…

21st November 2019

State of the Union: CA, FL, NJ, PA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers new regulatory proposals put forward in California and Florida, as well as the…

14th November 2019

Californian tribes make sports betting regulatory pitch

A coalition of 18 California-based Native American tribes have put forward a proposal that could pave the way for the launch of legal wagering in…

29th August 2019

State of the Union: IL, NJ, FL, WV and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers developments in Illinois, New Jersey, West Virginia, Florida and more. Illinois Gaming Board…

28th August 2019

WatchAndWager renews Cal Expo license

Webis Holdings’ advanced deposit wagering (ADW) business WatchandWager has renewed its license with the California Horse Racing Board to conduct harness racing at the Cal…

5th July 2019

State of the Union: California, Illinois and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Illinois Governor signing a wide-ranging gaming expansion bill into law, as well as…

28th June 2019

California Assemblymember files sports betting proposal

California Assemblymember Adam Gray has filed a constitutional amendment to clear the way for the state to regulate sports betting, provided it is ratified by citizens…

21st June 2019

California Court dismisses tribal card games lawsuit

A California court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three Indian tribes that claimed the state government had violated their gaming compacts.  The Yocha Dehe…

11th June 2019

California Governor appoints new lottery director

California Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed former tribal lobbyist Alva Johnson as director of the State Lottery.  Johnson replaces Hugo Lopez, who announced that he…