Regulation

15th September 2022

Four sentenced in Michigan for running illegal gambling facility

Four Michigan residents have been sentenced for their roles in running an illegal gambling facility. Sam Daoud, aged 52, Nadia Daoud, aged 50 and Brian…

14th September 2022

Ontario Lottery and Gaming enhances self-exclusion program

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has expanded its PlaySmart responsible gambling program with the relaunch of its My PlayBreak self-exclusion scheme. Consumers in…

30th August 2022

Prophet launches first US regulated sports betting exchange

New Jersey-based Prophet Exchange has become the first peer-to-peer sports betting exchange to go live in the US regulated market following licensing approval from the…

9th August 2022

Michigan regulator votes to extend Detroit casino licenses

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has voted to renew the licenses of all three commercial casinos in the state. MGM Grand, MotorCity Casino and Hollywood…

8th August 2022

Massachusetts commissioners: legal betting is “going to take some time”

Massachusetts gaming commissioners have warned that the launch of legal sports betting in the state may take longer than expected, as they prepare to create…

8th August 2022

US regulators to shut down political betting site PredictIt

US derivatives regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has withdrawn New Zealand-based online prediction market PredictIt’s “no action” letter, and ordered that all positions…

1st August 2022

Massachusetts House and Senate agree on sports betting bill in final hours

A committee of members of the Massachusetts state House and Senate has agreed on a sports betting bill with only hours remaining in the state’s…

27th July 2022

Bragg adds former NGCB member Clayton to board

Bragg Gaming Group has announced the appointment of gaming attorney Mark Clayton to its board of directors. Clayton’s experience includes serving as a member of…

12th July 2022

NFL’s Bengals apply for Ohio betting license

NFL franchise the Cincinnati Bengals has applied for a sports betting license in the state of Ohio, as have FanDuel and Fanatics. The team becomes…

30th June 2022

State of the Union: California, Congress, PokerStars and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the inclusion of a measure to permit online gambling on the California ballot…

23rd June 2022

California’s sports betting showdown

With two different measures to be placed in front of California voters at the ballot box this November, Cole Rush examines what the future may…

23rd June 2022

North Carolina House rejects sports betting bill by one vote

North Carolina lawmakers have rejected by a single vote legislation that would have allowed sports betting in the US state. Members of the North Carolina…

9th June 2022

State of the Union: theScore, Las Vegas Sands, Caesars and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a market exit from one sports betting brand, as well as Las Vegas…

26th May 2022

State of the Union: Zynga, Super Group, Michigan and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes take-Two’s $12.7bn deal to buy Zynga, as well as Q1 results from Super…