Tribal gaming

7th April 2022

Tapping into the tribal gaming opportunity

David Elmore has been brought in as Gaming Innovation Group’s vice president of sales to drive growth in the US. With almost two decades of…

2nd September 2021

Sports betting legalized in Washington after tribal compacts approved

Sports betting has officially been legalized in Washington after the US Department of the Interior approved nine tribal sports betting compacts yesterday (September 1). The…

9th August 2021

Florida sports betting compact approved by Department of the Interior

A compact agreement that would allow sports betting in Florida through the Seminole Tribe – including statewide mobile sports betting – has been approved by…

25th June 2021

Washington state agrees wagering deal with Skokomish tribe

Washington state’s gambling commission reached a tentative agreement to add wagering to the gaming compact with the Skokomish Indian Tribe, in the latest sports wagering…

24th June 2021

The importance of trust in tribal gaming

Experienced gaming executive, regulator and consultant RICHARD SCHUETZ has worked closely with a number of tribal gaming operators in his career. He admits that gaining the…

26th May 2021

Florida gaming compact signed into law by Governor

A compact that will allow sports betting in Florida exclusively through the Seminole Tribe has been signed by Governor Ron DeSantis and will now advance…

18th May 2021

Eleven more tribes agree to Washington sports wagering compacts

The Washington State Gambling Commission has reached a Class III sports wagering compact agreement with 11 more tribes across Washington, which will allow the tribes…

4th May 2021

Suquamish Tribe agrees sports betting deal in amended Washington compact

The Washington State Gambling Commission and the Suquamish Tribe have reached an agreement allowing sports wagering to be added to its Class III gaming compact,…

26th April 2021

Florida approves exclusive sports betting agreement with Seminole Tribe

A gaming compact allowing sports betting in Florida exclusively through the Seminole Tribe – which may partner with the state’s pari-mutuel operators under the agreement…

20th August 2020

SG launches sports betting in MI with Firekeepers Casino

Scientific Games has launched its sports betting product in Michigan through a partnership with the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi (NHBP)’s Firekeepers Casino, the…

4th August 2020

AGA report: Michigan casinos worth $6.3bn annually to state

Michigan’s 27 combined commercial and tribal casinos have an annual economic impact of $6.3bn for the state, according to a new report from the American Gaming…

29th July 2020

Federal court sides with OK tribes in compact dispute

The US District Court for Western Oklahoma has ruled in favour of tribal operators in the state, determining that Oklahoma’s tribal gaming compacts automatically renewed…

6th July 2020

California tribes granted extension on sports betting

California tribes will have 90 more days to gather enough signatures to get their sports betting measure on the ballot in 2022 after a court…

4th June 2020

Covid-19 and igaming in Pennsylvania: Implications for tribal gaming

Paul Girvan tracks the progress of online gaming in Pennsylvania, to stress test claims that igaming erodes land-based casino revenue. Pennsylvania is one of three…