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20th October 2021

Betway receives licenses in Iowa and Poland

Betway operator Super Group has announced the brand has received two new licenses – in the state of Iowa, and in Poland. The operator has…

19th October 2021

PlayUp receives operating license in New Jersey

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has awarded a full operating license to Australian fantasy and sports betting operator PlayUp. This regulatory approval will…

19th October 2021

CT Lottery’s PlaySugarHouse online sportsbook fully launches in Connecticut

The Connecticut Lottery Corporation, in conjunction with US operator Rush Street Interactive (RSI), has announced the launch of the PlaySugarHouse online sportsbook across the entire…

15th October 2021

RSI launches in Canada with sportsbook and social gaming platform

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has announced that it is entering Canada by launching its social gaming and sportsbook platform Casino4Fun in the province of Ontario.…

15th October 2021

BC Supreme Court approves Penn National and theScore deal

The Supreme Court of British Colombia has issued a final order approving the deal between Penn National Gaming and theScore, which will see the Penn…

14th October 2021

State of the Union: theScore, NIGC, Pennsylvania and more

This week’s State of the Union – in partnersihp with Segev LLP – documents the latest step towards Penn National Gaming’s acquisition of theScore, as…

14th October 2021

PGCB fines Parx Casino operator for underage gaming

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has fined Parx Casino operator Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment $10,000 for underage gaming, in addition to sanctioning parents who…

12th October 2021

NIGC warns tribes of outsized vendor influence in sports betting

The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) – a federal regulatory agency within the US Department of the Interior – has issued a bulletin warning tribal…

11th October 2021

Connecticut set for online betting and gaming soft launch on October 12

Connecticut’s Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) has given its approval for the soft launch of online sports betting and igaming in the state from tomorrow…

7th October 2021

Canadian government approves Penn-theScore deal

The Minister of Canadian Heritage has given Penn National Gaming approval under the Investment Canada Act to acquire Toronto-based operator theScore. Penn agreed to acquire…

5th October 2021

Penn reaches settlement with Indiana regulator over Barstool RG failings

The Indiana Gaming Commission have agreed to a settlement with Penn Sports Interactive’s (PSI) Barstool Sportsbook following two disciplinary proceedings regarding sportsbook conduct. The first…

5th October 2021

Navigating the choppy waters of employee licensing in the US

Amid the rush for US market entry, European operators are running into difficulties with stringent licensing processes writes Chris Oltyan.  As we all know, there…

30th September 2021

State of the Union: OpenBet, Connecticut, Colorado and more

This week’s State of the Union – in partnership with Segev LLP – includes Scientific Games’ sale of its OpenBet sports betting division, as well…

29th September 2021

DraftKings and Mashantucket Pequot to launch CT betting on 30 September

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and DraftKings have announced that they will launch retail sports betting in Connecticut at Foxwoods Casino on 30 September.  Players…