Sports betting

14th June 2019

New Hampshire legislature passes sports betting bill

A bill to regulate sports betting in New Hampshire is headed to the Governor Chris Sununu after the state’s House of Representatives concurred with the…

13th June 2019

State of the Union: West Virginia, NY, Oregon, Louisiana and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest developments in West Virginia, New York, Oregon and more. West Virginia…

13th June 2019

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – June 2019

iGaming Business and Ficom Leisure are pleased to present the New Jersey iGaming Dashboard, providing revenue and product metrics on the state’s regulated market. The…

13th June 2019

DoJ to hold off on Wire Act enforcement until 2020

A memo from the US Deputy Attorney General has informed law enforcement staff working under the Department of Justice (DoJ) that there will be no…

12th June 2019

New Jersey gambling revenue rises to $276.8m in May

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has reported a 27.1% year-on-year rise in regulated gaming revenue in May, aided by land-based and online casino…

11th June 2019

West Virginia sports betting revenue rockets in May

Regulated sports betting revenue in West Virginia rocketed by 69% month-on-month in May to $937,065 (£736,725/€827,996), while amounts wagered rose 4%. Consumers in West Virginia…

10th June 2019

NY Gaming Commission approves sports betting regulations

The New York Gaming Commission has today (June 10) approved regulations governing sports betting in the state.  The approval clears the way for the licensing…

7th June 2019

Oregon Lottery signs sportsbook contract with SBTech

The Oregon State Lottery and SBTech have signed a contract that will see the supplier’s technology used to power the state’s mobile and retail sportsbook…

7th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes die, take fantasy bill with them

The end of the Louisiana legislative session passed yesterday (June 6), with efforts to pass sports betting legislation failing.  This failure also saw Senator Daniel…

7th June 2019

NY betting bill amended to permit in-stadium wagering

Some of New York’s sporting arenas could be able to offer betting to patrons, after legislation to legalize land-based and mobile betting was amended by…

6th June 2019

Fantasy sports bill dies in North Carolina House committee

North Carolina’s latest attempt to develop a regulatory framework for fantasy sports has failed, after a bill that would have declared the contests games of…

6th June 2019

West Virginia Lottery delays launch of DraftKings sports betting app

Consumers in West Virginia are to remain without mobile sports betting services for the foreseeable further after the state’s Lottery announced that it is to…

6th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes rest on conference committee

Louisiana’s prospects of passing a sports betting bill hinge on a conference committee, which will negotiate whether to include language to legalise sports betting in…

6th June 2019

State of the Union: Wire Act, Illinois, Pennsylvania and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers New Hampshire’s victory in its legal challenge to the Department of Justice’s revised…