Legal

6th June 2019

West Virginia Lottery delays launch of DraftKings sports betting app

Consumers in West Virginia are to remain without mobile sports betting services for the foreseeable further after the state’s Lottery announced that it is to…

6th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes rest on conference committee

Louisiana’s prospects of passing a sports betting bill hinge on a conference committee, which will negotiate whether to include language to legalise sports betting in…

6th June 2019

State of the Union: Wire Act, Illinois, Pennsylvania and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers New Hampshire’s victory in its legal challenge to the Department of Justice’s revised…

6th June 2019

ICE North America Interview: Jim Ryan, CEO, Pala Interactive

Pala Interactive chief executive Jim Ryan shares his thoughts on the impact of the Department of Justice’s revised Wire Act opinion, explaining why he feels…

5th June 2019

Apple will only allow native iOS gambling apps in App Store

Apple has announced that it will only allow gambling apps native to iOS to be hosted in its App Store, giving operators until September 3…

5th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting suffers new blow as House rejects amended bill

Louisiana looks set to miss out on sports betting this year after the state’s House of Representatives rejected amendments to a fantasy sports bill that…

4th June 2019

Kindred’s Unibet debuts in US market with New Jersey launch

Kindred Group has launched its Unibet brand New Jersey through a partnership with the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, marking its debut in…

4th June 2019

US antitrust laws force Penn National chair to step down

Peter Carlino, the long-serving chairman and former chief executive of Penn National Gaming (PNG), is to step down from his role to comply with federal…

4th June 2019

New Hampshire prevails in Wire Act challenge

A New Hampshire District Court Judge has ruled in favour of the state in its legal challenge against the US Department of Justice’s (DoJ) revised…

3rd June 2019

Illinois sports betting bill clears legislature after last minute push

The Illinois House and Senate have both voted through a wide-ranging gambling expansion bill, which includes measures to legalize sports betting in the US state.…

31st May 2019

Miomni secures injunction against software supplier Enterg

Sports betting software provider Miomni Gaming has secured an injunction against Enterg Software Solutions, trading as Entergaming, a Cyprus-based business that provided it with technology…

31st May 2019

New Hampshire bill heads back to House with Senate amendments

The New Hampshire Senate has passed an amended version of a bill to legalize sports betting in the state, with the House of Representatives now…

30th May 2019

ICE North America Interview: Charles McIntyre, New Hampshire Lottery

Speaking at ICE North America, Charles McIntyre, executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery, discusses the Department of Justice’s revised opinion on the Wire Act,…

30th May 2019

State of the Union: Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Colorado and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, sees Tennessee and Colorado pass sports betting bills, while online wagering is coming to…