Regulation

15th March 2021

NY State Assembly proposes licence system for mobile wagering

The New York State Assembly has published its 2021-22 Budget Proposal, which includes a licensing fee and tax structure, as well as projections for the…

5th March 2021

Arizona sports betting bill passes third reading

Arizona House Bill 2772 to legalize sports betting has passed its third reading in the state’s House of Representatives, by 48 votes in favor to…

3rd March 2021

Conscious Gaming launches Bettor Safe education campaign

Independent non-profit Conscious Gaming has launched a new national campaign to educate consumers about the difference between regulated and unregulated online gaming operators, called Bettor…

18th February 2021

Canada’s single-event sports betting bill passes second reading

Canada’s parliament has passed the second reading of Bill C-218, the Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act, with 303 votes in favor and 15 against.…

18th February 2021

Lawsuit filed against Apple for ‘Wild West’ of free-to-play casino games

A class action lawsuit was filed on Tuesday (February 16) targeting Apple for hosting and profiting from casino-style apps through the App Store. The case…

3rd February 2021

Georgia House committee approves sports betting bill

The Georgia House Committee on Economic Development & Tourism has passed  the state’s Lottery Mobile Sports Wagering Integrity Act (House Bill 86), which would permit…

29th January 2021

Minnesota introduces retail and online sports betting legislation

A bipartisan bill allowing for the regulation of sports wagering at racetracks and casinos, as well as online, has been introduced in the Minnesota State…

17th November 2020

GVC’s Lycka takes on new Americas-focused role

GVC’s Martin Lycka will shift from his current role as director of regulatory affairs, to take on a new position focused on the Americas. As senior…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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10th November 2020

GVC to fund gaming and regulatory online courses through UNLV

GVC Holdings’ non-profit arm, GVC Foundation US, has announced a gift of $256,000 to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), to help develop online…

4th November 2020

Canadian MP to reintroduce single event betting bill

A bill that would repeal existing laws and make it legal for Canadians to wager on single sporting events is to be reintroduced into the…

29th October 2020

Tennessee Lottery approves events for sports betting

The Tennessee Education Lottery (TEL)’s board of directors has approved an initial list of sporting events for online wagering in the state, to be published…

12th October 2020

Tipico partners Century for Colorado launch

German sports betting operator Tipico will launch sports betting in Colorado, after striking a ten-year partnership with Century Casinos. Tipico will follow Circa Sports and…

6th October 2020

Local operator Action247 receives Tennessee betting license

Tennessee-based Action247 has received a conditional license to operate sports betting in its home state from the Sports Wagering Committee of the Tennessee Education Lottery…

1st October 2020

5Dimes agrees $46.8m DoJ settlement, targets US licenses

Costa Rica-based betting operator 5Dimes has agreed to pay a $46.8m settlement to the Department of Justice following an investigation into the operator illegally targeting…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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