Regulation

16th July 2020

State of the Union: NJ, Boyd, CO and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, features betting revenue figures from states across the US – including strong figures from…

16th July 2020

Pointsbet receives Illinois betting permit

Australia-based sports betting operator PointsBet has received a temporary operating permit from the Illinois Gaming Board. The certification will allow to operator to roll out…

15th July 2020

DraftKings launches standalone casino app in Pennsylvania

DraftKings has announced that Pennsylvania will be the second state to gain access to its new standalone online casino app, after launching last month for…

15th July 2020

Louisiana passes fantasy sports tax bill

Louisiana has finally passed a fantasy sports tax bill, more than 18 months after 47 of the state’s parishes approved the game, as governor John…

14th July 2020

Alberta to allow online 50/50 raffle ticket sales

Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis announced that ticket sales for 50/50 raffle prize draws will now be available online to customers in the Canadian province.…

13th July 2020

Eldorado-Caesars to sell trio of IN casinos to complete merger

The Indiana Gaming Commission has approved the proposed merger between Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment, but has ordered the combined entity to sell three casinos…

9th July 2020

The Road Back day two roundup

The second day of ICE North America’s Road Back series focused on how the gambling sector can work with regulators and legislators to help create…

9th July 2020

The Road Back: Stowe Shoemaker, UNLV

While Las Vegas casinos were undeniably busy upon reopening, tourist activity in the city has been markedly different from pre-Covid times, says Stowe Shoemaker, Dean…

9th July 2020

State of the Union: PointsBet, OK, CA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes the first partnership between a sportsbook and a Major League Baseball team, as…

9th July 2020

Pennsylvania to hold new slot license auction

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) will hold an action on 2 September for a Category 4 Slot Machine License. A category 4 licence would…

9th July 2020

G2E Las Vegas 2020 cancelled

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas will not take place in 2020, after organizers the American Gaming Association (AGA) and Reed Exhibitions formally…

6th July 2020

Oklahoma Governor signs new gaming compacts with two tribes

Oklahoma’s Governor Kevin Stitt has signed new tribal betting compacts with the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians (UKB) and Kialegee Tribal Town (KTT). The…

2nd July 2020

State of the Union: Michigan, Nevada, Golden Nugget and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the opening of Michigan’s application process for online sports betting and igaming licences,…

2nd July 2020

UNLV launches study into impact of betting and igaming

The University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) is to conduct a study assessing the impact of online gaming and sports betting regulation in the US,…