Virginia

13th November 2020

VA Lottery reviewing 25 betting license applications

The Virginia Lottery Board has revealed that it received 25 applications for the 12 mobile betting licenses that may be issued in the state. Though…

3rd November 2020

What to expect when you’re electing

As the US goes to the polls, iGB North America looks further down the ballot at the key gambling developments being put to state populations…

24th September 2020

Quick off the blocks

Virginia wasted no time getting a full iLottery program up and running after getting the green light from legislators. So far the results have been…

17th September 2020

State of the Union: New Jersey, Scientific Games, Virginia and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a record month for sports betting handle in New Jersey, new sports betting…

16th September 2020

Virginia Lottery approves sports betting regulations

The Virginia Lottery Board has approved sports betting rules, clearing the way for the licensing process to begin next month. Earlier this year, Virginia lawmakers…

12th August 2020

Caesars launches campaign for new Virginia casino

Caesars Entertainment has formally launched a campaign to garner public support for a new casino in the city of Danville, Virginia. Launched ahead of a…

19th May 2020

Virginia’s Danville selects Caesars as preferred casino partner

The city of Danville in Virginia is in negotiations with Caesars Entertainment to serve as its preferred casino gaming operator, after the state passed legislation…

30th April 2020

State of the Union: SBTech-DraftKings, Nevada, Tennessee and more

This week’s state of the union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers approval from Diamond Eagle Acquisition Corp. for the acquisition of DraftKings and SBTech,…

23rd April 2020

VA governor’s sports betting amendments adopted

Virginia is set to pass a bill legalizing sports betting after state lawmakers amended the proposal to factor in changes requested by Governor Ralph Northam. House…

16th April 2020

State of the Union: New Jersey, SG, Tennessee and more

This week’s state of the union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes the effect of Covid-19 on sports betting revenue figures in New Jersey, Delaware,…

14th April 2020

Virginia Governor requests sports betting bill amendments

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has put forward a number of amendments to a bill that would legalise sports wagering in the state. House Bill 896,…

9th March 2020

Virginia sports betting bills head to Governor

Bills that would legalise certain forms of sports betting in Virginia have moved forward to Governor Ralph Northam for signature, after securing approval in the…

26th February 2020

Virginia sports betting bill progresses in Senate

A bill that would legalise sports betting in Virginia has continued to progress through the state’s legislature, while a second, competing bill has been rejected…

28th November 2019

State of the Union: NH, TN, VA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the approval of DraftKings’ New Hampshire sports betting contract, plus regulatory developments in…