Georgia

2nd September 2020

PrizePicks signs marketing deal with MLB’s Atlanta Braves

Atlanta, Georgia-based fantasy sports operator, PrizePicks has sealed a new partnership with local Major League Baseball (MLB) team, Atlanta Braves, for the remainder of the…

16th July 2020

Online shift helps GA Lottery grow charitable contribution in FY2020

The Georgia Lottery Corp. announced today that fiscal year 2020 profits transferred a record $1,.24bn (£983.9m/€1.08bn) to the State Treasury’s Lottery for Education Account. Despite…

22nd June 2020

Georgia Senate Committee revives sports betting proposal

Georgia’s Senate Judiciary Committee has resurrected the prospect of legal sports betting in the state by amending a bill to include a framework for legal wagering.…

19th March 2020

State of the Union: Covid-19, NJ, PA, DE, MS and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, focuses on the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on the US gambling…

16th March 2020

Georgia sports betting bills die after missing legislative deadline

Two bills that would have legalised certain forms of sports wagering in Georgia have died after they failed to progress in time to meet a…

24th February 2020

Mobile sports betting bill heads to Georgia Senate Committee

Georgia’s Senate Regulated Industries and Utilities Committee is to consider a new bill that would legalise mobile sports wagering in the US state. Senate Bill…

10th October 2019

Constitutional amendment could smooth Georgia’s path to legal wagering

Georgia’s deputy legislative counsel, D. Stuart Morelli stated that an amendment to legalise sports betting in the state may not be required, but is preferable…

10th October 2019

Industry pushes for mobile betting in Georgia regulatory hearing

A Georgia Senate committee studying gambling has heard presentations and testimony from a series of industry stakeholders, including suggestions for a possible sports betting bill…