Regulation

20th December 2019

Michigan Governor signs betting and gaming bills into law

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has ratified bills to legalize sports betting and online gaming in the state, paving the way for a 2020 roll-out.  Whitmer…

20th December 2019

Full house for Pennsylvania

The past year has seen the Keystone State significantly expand its gaming market with the launch of online casino and sports betting. Kevin O’Toole, executive…

20th December 2019

Illinois launches sports betting licensing process

The Illinois Gaming Board has issued emergency rules to kick off the first phase of the state’s sports betting licensing process.  The emergency rules issued…

19th December 2019

State of the Union: NJ, PA, DE, IA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a range of markets, including the continuing growth…

12th December 2019

Michigan: A model for the future?

As Representative Brandt Iden’s betting and gaming bills move closer to being ratified, iGB North America examines how the lawmaker has successfully balanced commercial and…

12th December 2019

State of the Union: IN, NY, MT, MO and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest monthly revenue figures for the Indiana and New York sports betting…

12th December 2019

British Columbia to establish independent gambling regulator

The British Columbia government has revealed plans to transition the powers of the Canadian province’s gambling regulator Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch (GPEB), to a new…

12th December 2019

Michigan betting and gaming bills passed by Senate

A year of negotiations look set to conclude with bills to legalize online gaming and sports betting passing into law in Michigan, after the Senate…

11th December 2019

Michigan edges closer to legal sports betting and igaming

Michigan’s Senate is expected to pass bills to legalise sports wagering and online gaming later today (December 11), after the Regulatory Reform Committee gave its…

11th December 2019

Louisiana Gaming Board and Attorney General endorse ICE North America

Louisiana’s gambling regulator – the Louisiana gaming board – and the office of the state attorney general have both endorsed Clarion Gaming’s ICE North America,…

10th December 2019

Montana launches sports betting licensing process

The Montana Lottery is now accepting licence applications from businesses looking to offer the lottery’s new sports betting product, Sports Bet Montana.  The licensing process…

9th December 2019

Competing sports betting bills pre-filed in Missouri

Senators in Missouri have pre-filed two proposals to regulate sports betting in the state, which will be discussed when the legislature returns on January 8,…

9th December 2019

DraftKings commits to National Council on Problem Gambling

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has signed up as a platinum member of the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), the US…

6th December 2019

Murky motivations

There is little evidence that the Department of Justice’s appeal to uphold its reinterpretation of the Wire Act is driven by social responsibility concerns, writes…