Joseph Addabbo

14th April 2021

New York Senator eyes legal mobile sports betting by early 2022

New York State Senator Joseph Addabbo has set out his aims for the US state to launch a legal sports wagering market by early next…

17th March 2021

New York State Senate passes budget with online sports betting measures

The New York State Senate has passed its 2021-22 state budget proposal, which includes provisions and requirements for the operation of mobile sports betting in…

8th January 2021

Lawmakers set out competing sports betting proposals in New York 

Senator Joseph Addabbo and Assemblymember Gary Pretlow have put forward a new proposal to regulate mobile sports betting in New York, days after Governor Andrew…

4th September 2020

NY Governor sets reopening date for casinos

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that the state’s casinos will be permitted to reopen next week, having been closed for almost six months…

22nd January 2020

No mobile betting in 2020-21 New York budget

The state of New York’s budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year, starting 1 April, will extend sports betting outside of casino sportsbook lounges, but not…

14th January 2020

New York mobile betting bill passes first committee stage

A bill to allow online and mobile sports betting in New York has passed the first committee stage in the state senate by a unanimous…

9th January 2020

Addabbo renews fight for NY mobile betting in 2020

New York state senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., the chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering, continued his push for legal…

28th November 2019

Addabbo Undeterred

As New York launched its legal sports betting market in July, State Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr. was pleased to see his state take a step…

24th October 2019

In the thick of the action

Sporting arenas are evolving into technologically advanced entertainment platforms, rather than simply venues where people gather to watch live sport. Now, with more and more…

21st August 2019

New York’s del Lago prepares for DraftKings sportsbook launch

del Lago Resort & Casino in Waterloo, New York will join the list of New York casinos offering sports betting when the DraftKings Sportsbook at…

25th July 2019

State of the Union: NY, PA, Mississippi, Miomni and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, looks at the latest developments in states including New York and Pennsyvlania. Elsewhere, Miomni…

22nd July 2019

Addabbo renews fight for NY mobile wagering

New York Senator and Senate Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Chairman Joseph Addabbo, Jr. has resumed efforts to legalize mobile wagering in the state in…

21st June 2019

New York mobile betting bill dies in Assembly

New York bettors will have to travel to upstate casinos to bet on sports after Senator Joseph Addabbo’s mobile wagering bill failed to progress through…

17th June 2019

New York mobile betting bill passes Senate

Senator Joseph Addabbo’s bill to legalise mobile wagering in New York has taken a major step forward after it was passed by the state Senate.…