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2nd September 2021

Connecticut approves provisional sports betting regulations ahead of market launch

The Connecticut General Assembly’s Regulation Review Committee has approved regulations for sports betting and online gaming within the state.  If all requirements are met for…

2nd September 2021

Grand Central to launch Elys-powered sportsbook in Washington DC

Interactive gaming company Elys Game Technology (Elys) and independently owned operator Grand Central have received a Class B operator license from the District of Columbia’s…

2nd September 2021

DraftKings, Genius, BetMGM receive Wyoming sports betting licenses

The state of Wyoming has granted sports betting licenses to major operators as its sports betting market launches, with DraftKings, Genius Sports and BetMGM among…

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 Interiors approved nine tribal sports betting compacts yesterday (September 1). The approval…

1st September 2021

Flutter takes battle over Kentucky damages to US Supreme Court

PokerStars owner Flutter has filed a petition to the US Supreme Court, appealing what it calls a “monstrous” $1.3bn damages claim it has been ordered…

1st September 2021

Operators launch ballot measure to bring sports betting to California

A number of leading US commercial operators have announced a new ballot measure that would bring legal statewide online sports betting to California. The measure,…

31st August 2021

Caesars and RSI among 18 operators in final Arizona licensee list

The Arizona Department of Gaming (ADG) has finalized its allocation of operator licenses ahead of the launch of sports betting in the state on 9…

27th August 2021

Four leading operators receive Arizona licenses before sports betting launch

A group of high profile operators are set to launch in Arizona, as DraftKings, BetMGM, FanDuel and Penn National Gaming and have all obtained operating…

27th August 2021

Single-event sports betting officially launches in Canada

Single event sports betting is legal in Canada as of today (27 August), following Bill C-218’s passage into law last month.  The bill was designed…

26th August 2021

State of the Union: North Carolina, Caesars, Golden Nugget and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes bill progress in North Carolina and revenue figures from operators such as Golden…

25th August 2021

North Carolina sports betting bill passes first House reading

A bill that would legalize retail and online sports betting in North Carolina has passed its first reading in the state House of Representatives. This…

23rd August 2021

Compliable brings in DraftKings’ licensing lead as new chief strategy officer

US gambling license platform provider Compliable has appointed Justin Stempeck, formerly director of licensing for DraftKings, as its new chief strategy officer. Stempeck will work…

20th August 2021

North Carolina sports betting bill heads to House after clearing Senate

A bill aiming to legalize online and retail sports betting in North Carolina will progress to the state’s House of Representatives after being voted through…

19th August 2021

North Carolina Senate approves sports betting bill in second reading

The North Carolina Senate has voted to approve a bill that proposes legalizing both retail and online sports wagering in the US state, with a…