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20th April 2021

Online betting introduced in Arkansas, passed to Committee

A bill calling for the introduction and regulation of online sports betting by casino licensees in Arkansas has been referred to the state House Rules…

15th April 2021

State of the Union: New York, Bally’s, NFL and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers anticipation for legal mobile sports betting in New York, Bally’s Q1 results ahead…

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…

13th April 2021

Maryland sports betting bill heads to governor

A bill allowing operators to accept wagers on sporting events, and permitting fantasy sports, will be passed on to Maryland Governor Larry Hogan having passed…

13th April 2021

AZ sports betting bill heads to Governor after tribal compact extended

Arizona has taken a step closer to regulated sports betting after the state secured an extended tribal gaming compact, allowing a bill aiming to legalize…

9th April 2021

Bill seeks to create Florida Gaming Control Commission

A bill to create a Gaming Control Commission in Florida has been introduced in the Florida State Senate. Senate Bill 7076 was introduced by Regulated…

8th April 2021

State of the Union: New York, Flutter, Wyoming and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes plans to legalize mobile betting in New York – albeit with a controversial…

8th April 2021

New York mobile betting legislation sets $25m license fee, details RFP process

New York’s budget bill, which contains provisions for legal mobile sports betting, has been published, revealing a $25m license fee and the bidding process for…

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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7th April 2021

Fox sues Flutter over pricing of FanDuel stake

Media giant Fox Corporation has filed an arbitration suit against Flutter Entertainment, as the businesses dispute the purchase price of Fox’s option to acquire an…

6th April 2021

Maine sports betting bill introduced in state Senate

A bill to authorize and regulate sports betting has been introduced in the Maine State Senate, echoing previous attempts. Senate Bill 1352 was introduced by…

6th April 2021

US Congress to consider repealing 0.25% federal handle tax

The United States Congress is to consider a new federal bill aiming to remove a national 0.25% excise tax on sports wagering handle. HB2350, also…

29th March 2021

Action 24/7 sports betting license reinstated after court grants injunction

A court ruling has ordered that Tennessee-based sportsbook Action 24/7 has its license reinstated after an appeal for a temporary injunction was granted. On March…

25th March 2021

KY court rejects Flutter bid for new hearing on $870m judgement

The Kentucky Supreme Court has denied Flutter Entertainment’s request for a new hearing on a decision that could see the operator ordered to pay $870m…

25th March 2021

IBIA and John Levy submit evidence backing Canadian single-event betting

The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) and theScore chairman and chief executive John Levy have both backed the legalization of single-event sports betting in Canada,…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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