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October Revenue Figures in Related to Sports Betting and Online Casinos

November 22, 2019 — With New Jersey being the first state to offer both online casino and sports betting options, the state will always be viewed in terms of what is possible. That's applicable to other states that are...

More Americans Supportive of Gambling Industry

November 1, 2019 — In a recent survey conducted by researchers at Seton Hall University in New Jersey, there's clear evidence that gambling attitudes in America are changing rapidly. The survey was conducted with 714 ...

Google Will Soon Allow Online Gambling Ads in the US

October 24, 2019 — In a move that few saw coming, Internet giant Google is throwing its considerable weight behind legalized online gambling in the US. A longstanding ban on online casino ads will be removed by Google...

Is Online Gambling Heating Up in California?

October 22, 2019 — As one state after another moves forward to legalize online sports gambling, online casino gambling or both, the largest domino in the box is likely California. With over 40,000,000 residents and an...

Mobile Gambling to Debut in Indiana

September 27, 2019 — While Indiana is often considered to be a bedrock of conservatism, the state and its legislators have been quick to embrace the idea of opening up gambling channels for its residents. In July of...

Other States Take a Peek at the Future of Online Gambling

September 24, 2019 — With a number of US states like Michigan currently looking at the prospect of approving sports betting and online gambling legislation, a lot of attention is being given to states like New Jersey an...

The Wire Act Battle Continues

September 3, 2019 — Late last year, the US Department of Justice issued an opinion that the Wire Act of 1961 would be applicable to all forms of online gambling. For the people who don't already know, the Wire Act proh...

MGM vs Connecticut - Let the Games Begin

August 26, 2019 — The state of Connecticut has long had a strong affiliation with the tribal gambling industry within the state's boundaries. That relationship is on full display with the Mohegan and Mashantucket Peq...

Scientific Games files a lawsuit against its third-biggest shareholder Sylebra Holdings

June 20, 2019 — Scientific Games could soon file a lawsuit against its third-biggest shareholder, Sylebra Holdings, which has a 9.34 percent stake in the company with a grand total of $177.8 million invested in thi...

DOJ Losses Key Wire Act Decision

June 18, 2019 — For the past four months, a number of states have had online gambling legislation held up by the Department of Justice's assertion that the 1961 Wire Act was applicable to all forms of online gambli...

Is Pennsylvania's Self-Exclusion Legislation Effective or Not?

June 11, 2019 — As each state contemplates the legalization of online and sport gambling, there has to be concern about the prospects of problem gambling issues. Gambling as a form of adult entertainment is fun and...

Department of Justice Ruled against in US District Court for the Wire Act

June 5, 2019 — New Hampshire filed a lawsuit against the US Department of Justice in an effort to clarify a vague gambling law that dates back to 1961. US District Court Judge Paul Barbadoro made a 60-page ruling ...

Why is Online Casino Gambling Slow to Materialize in the US?

May 10, 2019 — While the sports betting industry, online and otherwise, is experiencing explosive growth in the US, the same cannot be said of online casino gambling. One would think there's a congruence between t...

New Jersey's Influence to Be Felt Nationwide

April 18, 2019 — The online gaming revenues for the state of New Jersey are in for the month of March, and the results are record smashing. Remaining on a trajectory to continue showing double digit revenue increase...

Seminole Tribe at Odds With State of Florida

April 15, 2019 — Back in 2010, the Seminole Indian tribe signed a gambling accord with the state of Florida. It would be a misnomer to say the agreement was pleasing to both sides, but both sides agreed to abide by ...

DOJ Wire Act Opinion to Exclude Lotteries

April 11, 2019 — In January of this year, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) indicated it was going to reverse it's prior 2011 opinion regarding the Wire Act of 1961. The Wire Act of 1961 was passed to ban the us...

West Virginia Legalizes Online Gambling After Governor Fails to Act

March 31, 2019 — West Virginia will become just the fourth state in the US to fully legalize online casinos and poker rooms. The move comes after the state's governor missed a deadline for vetoing the bill.  Gover...

Virginia Moving Forward With Groundbreaking Online Gaming Bill

March 27, 2019 — Virginia has long been a state with a strong opposition to both online and offline gambling. The state is now poised to relax its stance on both with a bill that could expand casino and online gambl...

DOJ Decision Causing Turmoil for Online Gambling Interests

March 14, 2019 — The road ahead in new next few months is going to be difficult for the US online gambling industry. Back in January of this year, the US Department of Justice announced it was reversing a 2011 opini...

Carl Icahn has bought an even bigger stake in Caesar's Entertainment

March 11, 2019 — Carl Icahn, an American billionaire philanthropist and businessman, has bought an even bigger stake in Caesar's Entertainment. Icahn rose his stakes from 9.8 percent up to 15.53 percent, and as part...

Big Fish Games the Target of More Lawsuits

March 6, 2019 — When it comes to some states, you have a clear stance about online gambling. Nevada, for example, has become a state where anything goes. Meanwhile, you have Utah where you can't even play the lotte...

DOJ Wire Act Debate Brings Mega Millions Lottery Into View

February 26, 2019 — Last month, the US Department of Justice announced it was considering reversing the Department's 2011 opinion regarding the 1961 Wire Act. The 2011 opinion stated the DOJ found the 1961 Wire Act to ...

DOJ to Reconsider 1961 Wire Act Opinion?

February 19, 2019 — After the US Department of Justice (DOJ) recently issued its intention to reverse an 8-year old opinion about the US Wire Act, the online gambling industry in America was put in jeopardy. The 1961 W...

Online Casinos Boost New Jersey's January Numbers

February 14, 2019 — The January gambling numbers for New Jersey are in and overall, the state did quite well with its across the board gambling operations. However, the numbers for Atlantic City came in a bit weak as r...

West Virginia Looks to Legalize all Online Gambling

February 14, 2019 — West Virginia may become one of the first states in the US to legalize all forms of online gambling. Delegate Jason Barrett has proposed HB 2934. The bill, known as the West Virginia Lottery Interac...

Wire Act Interpretation is Challenged by Attorney Generals in New Jersey and Pennsylvania

February 8, 2019 — A new interpretation of the Wire Act by the Department of Justice has the attorney generals of Pennsylvania and New Jersey perturbed. The ranking law enforcement officials from both states recently ...

No Online Gambling in Michigan?

February 5, 2019 — As state after state is the US contemplates the legalization of sports betting and online gambling, there's sure to be a few surprises along the way. One of those surprises just happened in Michigan...

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Revenues Net Almost $400 Million

January 23, 2019 — In the short time that online gambling has been legal in Pennsylvania the state has generated revenues of almost $400 million. This puts the state on a par to match or exceed the successes of states...

Department of Justice Slows Growth of Online Gambling With Ruling

January 18, 2019 — It would appear the gauntlet has been tossed down between land-based casino operators and online casino interests.  In 2011, the Department of Justice (DOJ) issued an opinion, confirming its pos...

Michigan Governor Kills Online Gambling Before Exit

January 9, 2019 — Michigan lawmakers spent the final hours of the 2018 legislative session hammering out the details of a bill that would legalize online gambling for Michigan residents. In a surprise move, outgoing ...

Online Gambling and Tribal Gambling in the Same Sphere?

December 27, 2018 — For the first time in US history, online and tribal gambling options will try to co-exist in the same state. That state looks like it will be Michigan.  In the wee hours of the morning on the fi...

The Incongruity Views of Lindsey Graham

December 19, 2018 — For a long time, Senator Lindsey Graham has been well known as the outspoken voice who has continued to rage against online gambling. Graham has continued his crusade against online gambling in an o...

US Continues to Make Progress with Online Gambling Legislation

December 14, 2018 — Online gambling in the United States has been a hot issue for many years now. The country has shown a progressive but slow approach to the legalization of online betting with casinos and sportsbooks...

Unibet Becomes Most Recent Player in New Jersey Online Gambling

December 14, 2018 — Few states in the US have taken a more progressive approach to online gambling than New Jersey. Unibet is the latest online casino operation to bring residents of New Jersey exciting online casino a...

Massachusetts Treasurer Pining for Online Lottery Ticket Sales

December 12, 2018 — In 2016, the Massachusetts Senate approved an amendment allowing residents to purchase lottery tickets online. However, the measure was never taken up by the House and it and went to the bill gravey...

The Stars Group and Eldorado Resorts Enter Agreement for Online Betting in 11 US states

November 27, 2018 — In a recent announcement from Stars Group, they said that they have made a business partnership with Eldorado Resorts, and they have plans for going forward with this agreement into the future for o...

Pennsylvania Poised for Online Poker, Casinos, and Sportsbooks

November 13, 2018 — Pennsylvania continues to display a progressive attitude towards online gambling. The state has been approving gaming companies for online licenses, and legislators plan to approve more gaming permi...

Florida Amendment Could Do Damage To Gambling

October 28, 2018 — There is an amendment that Florida voters are going to get to have their say on in the November election. It is in regards to gambling in that state. The amendment is amendment number three on the b...

States That Need Online Gambling The Most

October 1, 2018 — What is it about tax revenues from online gambling that is so hard to get lawmakers to understand? It is hard to say, but some are still very hard-headed about keeping legal gambling out of their bo...

Two Casinos Win Approval To Open Online Casinos In Pennsylvania

September 15, 2018 — The state of Pennsylvania is attempting to open up as many online casino operations as they possibly can lately. They want to bring up the total number of casinos that are operating within their bor...

Michigan Seeks To Get Legal Online Gambling While Penalize Illegal Local Gambling

September 14, 2018 — There is a two-pronged approach to gambling occurring in Michigan at this very moment. The first factor is that the state does prefer to have legal gambling within its borders in the next little bit...

An Empty Mall Could Bring Gambling To Virginia

September 10, 2018 — There is very little in the way of legal gambling in the state of Virginia outside of the lottery. The state has a virtual monopoly on all legal gambling activity in this way, and it has been this w...

Youth Agree That Online Gambling Should Be Allowed

June 4, 2018 — Surveys are now out from major and respected polling firms that suggest that the younger generations in America believe that online gambling ought to be permitted by law. They are the age group that...

Sheldon Adelson Tries To Discourage Online Gambling

April 9, 2018 — It is the height of irony that Sheldon Adelson would be trying to encourage anyone not to gamble. The man has made his entire fortune on the backs of gamblers. However, that is of course where the a...

Multiple Skins Permitted In Pennsylvania Online Gambling

April 7, 2018 — The State of Pennsylvania has released yet another set of regulations to clarify some of the online gambling rules that are to be followed in that state. They wanted to answer some of the questions ...

Michigan Moves Towards Online Gaming Bill

March 31, 2018 — The state of Michigan may become the latest to legalize online gambling within their borders. They had already indicated their intention to do this back in 2017, but there was a period early this ye...

Pennsylvania iLottery Games to Begin in May

March 23, 2018 — The residents of Pennsylvania have been able to participate in lottery drawings since March of 1972. Beginning in May they will also have the opportunity to play iLottery games which are offered onl...

Pennsylvania Is Posed To Become A Huge Gambling Market

March 23, 2018 — There is a lot of reason to be optimistic about the gambling market in Pennsylvania. People are excited out it because it is set to be an even larger market for online gambling than was New Jersey t...

Internet Gambling Is About To Grow In New Jersey

February 3, 2018 — New Jersey is one of the few states that permits online gambling within its borders. They have permitted this practice for just a few years. Still, the industry is growing rapidly. People want to pl...

Massachusetts Reverses Course, May Legalized Gambling

January 26, 2018 — Government studies and other reports out of Massachusetts in recent years had gambling rights activists concerned that the state was not making any progress towards actually legalizing online gambli...

Pennsylvania Takes The Leap To Legalize Online Gambling

November 6, 2017 — What is so wrong with spending your own money how you see fit? That is how many who advocate for the legalization of online gambling make their argument. They would like to see more states legalize ...

New Hampshire Online Gaming Bill was found "inexpedient to legislate"

November 5, 2017 — The placeholder bill H 562 sought to legalize online gambling for the Granite State. The bill was considered in an Executive Session last week, and a unanimous vote 23-0 brought it down. Members in ...

Michigan legislature filed a hearing about the possible legalization of online gambling

October 12, 2017 — Michigan legislature recently filed a hearing about the possible legalization of online gambling, which accompanied two other Michigan House bills. State Representative Brandt Iden also chaired in t...

Another State Moves Closer To Legalizing Online Gambling

June 9, 2017 — Gambling over the Internet is something that has remained very murky from a legal prospective in the United States. Current laws in place suggest that banks are not allowed to process deposits for g...

Illinois Could Legalize Online Gambling

June 5, 2017 — Online gambling has been an issue that has been controversial for some time. There are some who argue against it on moral grounds. Others are concerned with business interests and are either for it ...

U.S. AG Sessions Looking to Ban Online Gambling

April 18, 2017 — Under the category of "what could he possible be thinking?", it appears that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is poised to make a possible move to try to ban online gambling at the federal level....

Online Gambling Bill Finally Introduced in Pennsylvania

March 23, 2017 — After previewing a new online gambling bill in January of this year, Pennsylvania State Senator Jay Costa has finally introduced his new bill to the public and the state legislature. The bill will g...

West Virginia is set to consider the legalization of online gambling

March 17, 2017 — In a move that is becoming common in many states, West Virginia is set to consider the legalization of online gambling in March. State legislators introduced HB 3607 on March 14. The measure would o...

Michigan introduce legislation that would legalize online gambling

March 6, 2017 — Once again, Michigan has entered the boxing ring for the possibility of the legalization of online gambling. Legislature reportedly scheduled the hearing for next week, and the stirrings come after ...

Online Casinos in Pennsylvania could generate as much as $230 million in revenue

March 3, 2017 — The publication of a white paper by gambling industry expert Robert DellaFave could increase the support for legalized online gaming in Pennsylvania. The report comes as state legislators prepare to...

Legalized online gaming in Pennsylvania could be one step closer to a reality

February 17, 2017 — Legalized online gaming in Pennsylvania could be one step closer to a reality. Lawmakers in the state have agreed on a joint hearing to discuss online gambling. The meeting could occur as early as t...

New Jersey asks the Trump administration to oppose a federal ban to online gambling

January 28, 2017 — Recently, a resolution presented itself to the New Jersey state legislature by the Assemblyman Vincent Mazzeo. It asks the Trump administration to oppose a federal ban to online gambling, and the re...

Hawaii Looking to Approve Online Gambling

January 28, 2017 — While very liberal in its attitudes towards some aspects of life, Hawaii has always shown a reluctance to support any form of gambling as evidenced by its status as one of the very few states that d...

Massachusetts Looking To Legalize Online Gambling

January 16, 2017 — Online gambling has been a source of contention in a variety of states. The issue stems from a battle between those who disagree with gambling and those who see it as a boon to the treasuries of var...

Pennsylvania Legislature to Reconsider Online Gambling Legalization

January 12, 2017 — After a near miss in 2016, it looks like the Pennsylvania legislature is ready to take another pass at establishing a law that would legalize online gambling for the state's residents. The new bill ...

Despite Fall from May's Numbers, New Jersey June Revenues Beat out 2015

July 14, 2016 — New Jersey's online gambling industry experienced a massive surge in June. Compared to the same month in 2015, gross revenue grew by 40.6 percent, to a total of $16.4 million. Online casinos have ...

Pennsylvania House of Representatives voting on online gambling

June 27, 2016 — Since Rep. John Payne introduced in February of last year the House Bill 649, the measure that would legalize online gambling in the state Pennsylvania, the case is still up in the air. During th...

Caesars Entertainment Corporation Granted Stay from Debtor Lawsuits over Bankruptcy

June 20, 2016 — Remains Under Fire for Questionable Asset Transfers in 2014 Caesars Entertainment Corp has been going through negotiations to restructure its bankrupt central operations. They have recently won a...

Atlantic City: Union Workers Protest Unfruitful Results From Talks with Five Casinos

June 19, 2016 — Plan to Strike on July 1 Atlantic City’s casinos face more drama in the coming weeks as several thousand workers have planned to go on strike. The workers, about six thousand in total, are m...

Trump Taj Mahal Casino Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Breaks Union Contract

June 13, 2016 — On the first of June, the Supreme Court of the United States chose to deny an appeal to a union representing over a thousand workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino, located in Atlantic City, New Je...

Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma launches Online Casino

May 31, 2016 — The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma has opened the doors of its online casino. The new online casino platform was launched last week on Wednesday. The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma owns two land-based casinos in ...

Michigan considering online gambling bills

May 15, 2016 — The Michigan Regulatory Reform Committee is considering two bills that could change the fate of the online gambling industry in the state. The committee met last Wednesday to discuss the bills tha...

Virtual Sports Coming To A Casino Near You

May 9, 2016 — When it comes to the casinos, they have provided gaming options for just about every type of gambling interest their is. However, one area that has not been adequately breached in North America is v...

Borgata Casino Snubs Tax Payment to Struggling Atlantic City

February 22, 2016 — Borgata Casino Snubs Tax Payment to Struggling Atlantic City, Demands Hundreds of Millions in Unpaid Tax Refunds The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa will not be paying its taxes to Atlantic City ...

Pennsylvania online gaming bill much closer than ever

November 25, 2015 — The state of Pennsylvania is considering the possibility of a gambling bill that could open the doors to the online market. After the decision taken by the US House Gaming Oversight Committee, ...

New platform for Virginia's Lottery

September 12, 2015 — The online gambling market in the United States is growing by degrees. Lottery and horse race betting have been the only gaming industry in the country that has offered online means. In 2014 th...

Online gambling firm 888 wins battle for Bwin.party

July 22, 2015 — Online casino and poker firm 888 won the battle for larger rival Bwin.party Digital Entertainment on Friday, clinching a cash and stock deal worth almost $1.4 billion. 888, which itself rejec...

New codes for online gambling market and credit card payments

July 13, 2015 — The online gambling market is still struggling in the United States facing new complications every day. MasterCard and Visa has put out there three new credit card codes that will help financia...

Bills for online gambling in Congress

July 6, 2015 — The country is going through a rough patch; the economy does not seem to be as flourishing as some believe. The Restoration of America’s Wire Act of 2015 is being one of the main bills against ...

Second consecutive week for Pennsylvania Online Gaming Legislation debate

June 20, 2015 — The hearing took place earlier this week; Pennsylvania is facing a deficit of $1.2 billion and online gambling could be the answer to the state prayers. For some, PA online gaming legislation c...

New online gambling bill for Pennsylvania

June 16, 2015 — Pennsylvania continues with its fight against the criminalization of online gambling. With a group of four Pennsylvania State Senators pushing the envelope on online gambling regulations the st...

Pennsylvania State Senators introducing legislation to allow Internet gambling

June 13, 2015 — Pennsylvania State Senator are preparing themselves for the new era. The several difficulties that Pennsylvania is going through have taken the state to make a decision on how to increase state...

Bwin.party Digital Entertainment confirms talks with GVC and 888 Holdings

May 18, 2015 — Online gambling giant bwin.party confirmed that it has received a number of acquisitions proposal, including from GVC Holdings and 888 Holdings. The group is currently reviewing these proposals...

Alabama Senate passes gambling bill

May 17, 2015 — Alabama Senate committee has moved forward on legalizing online gambling. The bill is going to bring to Alabama several online forms for both markets, lottery and casino games. Like many other ...

Alabama considering lottery gambling bill

May 8, 2015 — Alabama could be the next US state to seriously consider passing gambling bill, although this time the bill would only focus on lottery. It seems that Alabama is going through a really bat patch,...

NJ Resorts Casino Hotel opens ever online gaming salon

May 2, 2015 — One of New Jersey’s casino icons, Resorts Casino Hotel, has entered the new ear. Since 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel has been part of Atlantic City, continuing the tradition of the gaming industry...

Senator Lindsey Graham RAWA's bill banning online lottery

April 13, 2015 — Senior United States Senator from South Carolina, Lindsey Graham, just realized the big mistake he made; it seems that the Senator is not aware of the real situation. His lack of knowledge about ...

2014, the year Atlantic City gaming revenues show %45 growth

April 10, 2015 — The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has recently released shocking information about the Garden State’s gambling market. Atlantic City casinos, as well as other gaming operato...

Pennsylvania Online Gambling New Bill Hearing

April 10, 2015 — Pennsylvania has received the third bill of the year. The online gambling industry is struggling due to the lack of knowledge of bureaucracy. The economy of the state could be rescued from the ba...

Nevada Senator changes his mind about online gaming

April 5, 2015 — Nevada Senator and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, soon to retire, has decided to switch postures and now could be supporting anti-online gaming groups. During a radio interview, Senator Reid ...

Anti Online Poker advocate Senator Lindsey Graham: "never used an email"

March 26, 2015 — One of the lawmakers behind Sheldon Adelson’s anti-online poker campaign, has admitted that he has never sent an email in his entire life. South Carolina’s Republican lawmaker, Senator Lindsey...

Pennsylvania State Representative John Payne fighting for online gambling bill

March 20, 2015 — Pennsylvania State Representative John Payne, new Chairman of the House Gaming Oversight Committee, continues with the fight for an online gaming legislation within the state of Pennsylvania. I...

Pennsylvania introduces online gambling bill

March 4, 2015 — The Pennsylvania House Committee on Gaming will be holding a public hearing on April 16. The commission, presided by Pennsylvania State Representative John D Payne, will discuss the needs for Penn...

888 negotiations with William Hill PLC almost done

February 20, 2015 — 888 Holdings Public Limited Company, the most notorious gaming firm in the world, has terminated negotiations with William Hill PLC. William Hill had made an offer to 888, meaning that both compa...

New Jersey offering now physical skill-based gambling

February 18, 2015 — Atlantic City has always brought us the best of the casino world. Since the early 1920s, the Garden State has been one of the most prominent gambling states in the US, fighting for having differe...

The American Conservative Union against online gambling in the US

February 16, 2015 — The American Conservative Union does not want US congress to pass any bill that would decriminalize online gambling in the United States. The group has been the latest one to come out with not mu...

Kentucky receives bill to ban Internet cafes from offering sweepstakes games

February 16, 2015 — Republican Senator Mike Wilson does not seem to like what is going on inside of the Internet Cafes. The senator has started a fight against Java Cafes, but only against those that offer some so...

Congress receives online gambling ban

February 6, 2015 — Republican Congressman, Jason Chaffetz, does not seem to understand the philosophy of any economic power like the United States. The gambling industry in the US had been enjoying a moment of reli...

Caesars Entertainment files for bankruptcy

January 22, 2015 — One of the biggest casinos of all the times, Caesars Palace, has recently filed for bankruptcy. The luxurious casino hotel owned by Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc., has been forced ...

iGaming bills keep coming for NY state

January 20, 2015 — The Empire State of the United States, New York State, has already received three bills for the online gambling market to be some day legal within the great US state. What concerns to lawmakers an...

New online gambling bills from both US states Mississippi and Washington

January 19, 2015 — The battle for an open online gaming industry has already started in the United States. The few US states that recognized online gambling as one of the most profitable and safe markets, have push...

Washington and Mississippi take a step towards online gambling regulation

January 15, 2015 — US States of Washington and Mississippi have recently introduced bills to legalize online gambling (only poker in Washington). Online poker on the table in Washington Although Washington in 2...

New York approves three casino resorts

December 29, 2014 — The great state of New York is getting into the gambling industry. The state is probably wondering why the states next door are struggling with such a great market. The State Governor, Andrew Cuom...

Congress will not include any online gambling federal ban

December 11, 2014 — The online gambling ban that has been supported by casino mogul, Sheldon Adelson, will not make it to the House of Representatives. The U.S. budget cycle for fiscal year 2015 or CRomnibus, the Co...

New Jersey's Gaming Committee wants new licensing procedures

December 10, 2014 — Assemblyman Ralph Caputo, Chairman of the Assembly Tourism, Gaming, and Arts Committee, has recently come out with a sponsored bill that would back new licensing procedures and requirements for th...

Caesars receives $10k fine for online gambling misdeed

November 26, 2014 — The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has issued a $10,000 fine to down to Caesars Interactive. The casino-resort has received a fine for violating one of NJ’s online gambling regulatio...

NJ pulls out four new temporary gaming regulations

November 23, 2014 — The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), the gaming regulator in the Garden State, came out last week with four new temporary online gaming regulations. The DGE has revealed these fou...

Former Congressman Ron Paul against the anti-online gambling bill

November 21, 2014 — For some of us here in the United States, the online gambling market is showing to the public the type of executives and businesspersons that is hiding behind the gaming market. One of us, former ...

Real money gaming in California finds federal court

November 21, 2014 — The Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel, a Native American tribe located in San Diego County, California, has been the first in California to dare the Federal Government by open a real-money online bingo...

Gaming pioneer Atari launches social casino games

November 4, 2014 — Atari, one of the main names in the history of the gaming industry, has recently announced that the gaming firm will commence soon with the launching for its online casino with social games. The ...

Credit card companies to blame for NJ online gambling market slow growth

November 4, 2014 — The 2014 Mobile and Tablet Gambling Summit (MTGS) kicked off last week’s Monday, October 27th, at Bally’s in Atlantic City, is one of the most relevant events for the gambling and betting ind...

Calvin Ayre among the top ten most wanted men in the United States

October 22, 2014 — The U.S. administration has decided to fight against the illegal gaming industry. And that is what the administration has been doing since the Black Friday when the federal government got involved...

Sheldon Adelson brings up anti online gambling during Las Vegas' 2014 G2E

October 5, 2014 — This year’s G2E Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas has been noticeable. What many did not see coming, others did and were only waiting for any chance for the Anti Online Gambling groups to come out...

Great predictions for the U.S. Online Gambling industry

September 23, 2014 — Morgan Stanley has predicted incredible revenue for the US online gambling industry that could get to create revenue of $5.2 Billion by the year 2020. The report that Morgan Stanley has released e...

N.J. August online gaming revenue growth

September 18, 2014 — The Garden State is enjoying a great moment right now after publishing the figures for the last month of August. New Jersey, one of the main gambling states in the US since the early 1920s, has b...

Virginia considering Online Gambling

September 17, 2014 — West Virginia could become the new online gambling state in the US. The West Virginia Gambling Commission has had to bring the attention of the US state after the horrible decision made on the la...

Betfair has to find a new land-based partner to continue operating in New Jersey

September 8, 2014 — The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has authorized Betfair to continue operating its online gambling website in the Garden State even though its land-based partner Trump Plaza is c...

Delaware very excited about the first online gambling figures for 2014

July 2, 2014 — Delaware is since October 2013, one of the three US Gambling States that has been trying to develop better online gaming services within the state. The state’s gambling regulator, the Delawar...

New York regulators receive 17 bids for casino licenses

July 1, 2014 — A final total of 17 bids have been submitted on Monday to New York regulators to obtain a casino license in the State of New York, after 22 application fees were submitted last April with some gr...

Sheldon Adelson's Pennsylvania Sands fined for underage gambling again

June 21, 2014 — One more year, since Sheldon Adelson's company opened its hotel casino resort in Pennsylvania back in 2009, Sands Bethlehem has received another fine from the authorities. The Pennsylvania Gami...

Pennsylvania online gambling bill already in the Senate

June 21, 2014 — The different US states are little by little working on the online gambling market to make it one secure and safe frame for operators as well as gamblers. The different bills from the gambling ...

Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun casinos ready for online gambling

June 2, 2014 — Two of the biggest casinos in Connecticut, both under the ownership of Native American tribes, are ready for online gambling. The online gambling industry is opening the market in several of t...

Delaware's online growth driven by casino, poker win dropped

May 30, 2014 — According to figures published earlier this week by the Delaware Lottery, monthly Internet gambling win went up 16.2% between April and March of this year to $240,495, while online casino win ros...

Government looking at the Internet Gambling Prohibition and Control Act of 2014

May 30, 2014 — The new bill that the federal government is not considering any forms of online gambling as it happened with the Restoration of America’s Wire Act bill that has been recently introduced by both...

Pennsylvania Casinos about to push for online gambling legalization

May 23, 2014 — Twelve casinos based in the state of Pennsylvania are in the process of formulating a draft plan for online gambling legalization but they still need to agree terms in time for a budget-season pu...

AGA announced that it could no longer push online gambling

May 22, 2014 — The American Gaming Association (AGA), which counts a lot of members including Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts, Las Vegas Sands and Boyd Gaming, announced that it will no longer support online...

NCLGS with the online gambling industry

May 21, 2014 — The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) has finally given the online gambling industry the once over. The different alliances and associations that have been popping out fr...

Slower start than expected for online gambling in the US

May 20, 2014 — Speaking Monday at the East Coast Gaming Congress in Atlantic City, experts said illegal offshore gambling sites continue to operate, which has a negative impact on online gambling industries in ...

Graham and Chaffetz could be supporting online gambling ban for the wrong reasons

May 16, 2014 — Lindsey Graham and Jason Chaffetz could be supporting online gambling ban for the wrong reasons Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, backed by billionaire Sheldon Adelson is co-sponsoring with Jason...

New Jersey experiences its first decline

May 16, 2014 — As Joe Lupo, senior vice president of the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, has said: "It simply takes time when launching a new business", although this has not been a reference to follow for others...

US Federal Government to support Sheldon Adelson's interests

May 15, 2014 — The US Federal Government seems to want another black gambling market in the country instead of following the course of the river. Many states in the US had started already to regulate the online...

82% year-on-year increase in Q1 net revenue for Caesars Interactive

May 8, 2014 — 82% year-on-year increase in Q1 net revenue for CIE driven by social and mobile gaming and Pacific Interactive’s acquisition Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) posted a 82% year-on-year i...

Neteller will provide online casino payments services for Caesars

April 27, 2014 — The electronic wallet is in this day and age, one of the most important industries in the world. The several different providers from this financial market have been developing new systems for us...

New Jersey's legislative leaders against Adelson's campaign

April 25, 2014 — New Jersey’s legislative leaders against Adelson’s campaign aiming to ban online gaming in the US A number of legislative leaders from New Jersey are standing against the campaign led by Sh...

South Dakota and New Jersey sharing interstate gaming network

April 24, 2014 — International Game Technology (IGT), one of the most relevant firms in the gaming industry, is now officially the first one to create the US gaming network. IGT has launched the first commercial ...

The NCLGS against " Restoration of America's Wire Act "

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Online casino revenues up 20% in New Jersey

April 16, 2014 — According to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), New Jersey registered a 2.2% year-on-year fall to €169.2 m in gaming revenue in March, despite a 20% growth of online casino re...

Caesars and IGT to launch first multistate progressive jackpot network in US

April 15, 2014 — IGT, a global leader in compelling casino gaming entertainment announced that Powerbucks, a multistate Wide Area Progressive (WAP) jackpot link, will be deployed at Caesars Entertainment properti...

Pennsylvania for online gaming

April 14, 2014 — Pennsylvania is getting closer to the new online gambling legislation that could finally open this advantageous market. The state of Pennsylvania wants to become the fourth state in the US to r...

Mississippi looking at online gambling

April 14, 2014 — Mississippi could become the new gambling state in the US. This would be the fourth US state considering online gambling and sports betting as many other states have done before. However, in or...

Top towns for online gambling within an hour's drive of Atlantic City

April 9, 2014 — Three of the five municipalities where people are the most playing online are within an hour’s drive of Atlantic City, but operators say these gamblers are not the same clientele who frequent t...

$917.7 million total revenue for the Atlantic City casino industry

April 9, 2014 — According to financial reports filed with the Division of Gaming Enforcement (Division), the Atlantic City casino industry reported total revenue of $917.7 million for the 4th Quarter of 2013, which...

NASPL against the anti online gambling

April 9, 2014 — The North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries (NASPL) has recently joined other organizations in the battle against the new regulation to ban any chances to create a federal ...

Largest Jackpot in California Powerball Lottery

April 7, 2014 — February the 19th was a magic day for the golden state, California. The holder of a 425 million of dollars Powerball winning ticket came forward to claim his prize after a period of silence. The ...

NCSL firmly opposing new anti-online gaming legislation in US

April 4, 2014 — The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) has published a letter strongly opposing new anti-online gambling legislation that has been introduced in the US, as Senators Lindsey Graham a...

Amaya Gaming Group to supply online casino gaming to Ultimate Gaming in New Jersey

April 2, 2014 — Amaya Gaming Group has signed an agreement with Ultimate Gaming to supply online casino gaming content to Ultimate Gaming in New Jersey, subject to all applicable jurisdictional licensing requi...

US Congress trying to ban online gaming again

April 1, 2014 — The US Congress has received one more bill to ban the online gambling industry, an industry that has recently taken off but only for three of the US states: Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey. The...

Optimal Payments agrees deal with The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in New Jersey

March 27, 2014 — Optimal Payments Plc, a leading global online payment solutions provider, has entered into a partnership with the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in New Jersey to provide its new NETELLER® service to...

New Jersey, the next 'Silicon Valley' for online gambling ?

March 26, 2014 — New Jersey Senate Government, Wagering, Tourism and Historic Preservation Committee approved a new bill sponsored by Senator Reymond Lesniak that would allow casino regulators to oversee internati...

Sheldon Adelson against the online gaming industry

March 25, 2014 — The United States is going through a period with several changes; starting with some civil rights for those suffering from inequality and discrimination in the world's land of freedom, and gett...

Growth in revenue could help gambling expansion in Florida

March 25, 2014 — According to the Associated Press Agency, growth in gambling revenue in Florida could influence a debate on a bill that would expand gaming activities in the State by allowing casino and resort c...

Adelson behind a new bill proposing federal banning of online gaming in the US

March 24, 2014 — Anti-gaming lobbyist Darry Nirenbeg, who represents Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Corporation, has drafted a bill proposing to federal banning of online gaming in the US. “The Internet...

Growth of online gambling revenues slows down in New Jersey

March 14, 2014 — Regulated online gambling generated gross gaming revenues (GGR) of US$10.3m in New Jersey last month, representing an 8.4% increase compared to the previous month according to figures released by...

52% growth for Caesars Interactive Entertainement for FY 2013

March 12, 2014 — Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) has registered a year-on-year revenue growth of 52% for the full year ended 31 December 2013, during which the group acquired two game development studios ...

Williams Interactive to provide its online slot games to a number of websites

March 7, 2014 — Williams Interactive has signed a deal that will see the subsidiary of Scientific Games provide its library of Vegas-style slot games to gaming websites running on the Gamesys Group platform in N...

NJ online gambling revenues for January brings difference of opinions

February 15, 2014 — The US online gambling legislation has split up the country in half, showing that some elements in the country are not ready yet to be part of a modern country where regulated markets sustain t...

MGM against the US anti online gambling laws

February 12, 2014 — Metro Golden Mayer (MGM), one of the most traditional American brands, is not only the great studio that has brought us the best movies of our lives. In the last decades, MGM has not only achie...

New Jersey proves, once again, US online-gambling laws wrong

February 12, 2014 — The latest researches about the online gaming market from the US state of New Jersey have brought up once again the need of a new gambling regulation in the United States. The report from exper...

2014, the year for the online gambling industry in the United States

February 10, 2014 — The online gambling industry, recently regulated in some areas of the United States, seems to be taking off unhurriedly. H2 Gambling Capital has been analyzing the markets trends in the United ...

A group of state attorneys in favor of keeping online gambling illegal in the US

January 28, 2014 — According to TheHill.com, a group of at least 10 state attorneys have signed a letter to congressional leaders and the House and Senate Judiciary committees asking Congress to keep online gaming i...

New Jersey opens nearly 150,000 online gambling accounts

January 24, 2014 — Thanks Giving day was probably the time for the state of New Jersey to shine. The Garden State, also known as the gambling state, has had a very difficult past year when tried to fight the fede...

Golden Nugget gets New Jersey's approval for its launch

January 24, 2014 — The famous Golden Nugget Atlantic City has opened the doors to the new online world. Golden Nugget, the land-based casino of the US state of New Jersey, is now one of the first ones to launch t...

Virgin Group to launch online gambling in New Jersey

January 23, 2014 — Virgin Group will become the latest company to enter New Jersey’s online gambling market with the launch of virgincasino.com scheduled for Friday. Virgin Casino will launch in partnership with G...

Gaming revenue falls in New Jersey

January 20, 2014 — Gaming revenue in 2013 fell in the Garden State compared to the previous year according to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) despite introduction of online gambling, which gener...

888 launches its online casino and poker rooms in the United States

December 21, 2013 — 888 Holdings is being one of the most important gambling operators in the United States only a few weeks after the holding launched the beta version online on November 26th; the state of New Je...

Betfair wants to broaden its addressable market

December 4, 2013 — Betfair overall revenue declined by 6% in H1, reflecting the recently lapped FY13 market exits. Its sustainable revenues that went up 11% in Q2 now represent 77% of total revenues. “Betfair ha...

New Jersey launched the first online gambling network in the United States

December 1, 2013 — On November 26 of 2013, New Jersey launched the first online gambling network in the United States. Online gambling is only legal for NJ citizens although New Jersey has been fighting with the US...

Delaware the first state to offer legal online casino games

December 1, 2013 — The state of Delaware is the only one state in the United States that has been able to continue with its own online gambling industry for over a couple of weeks already; in the meanwhile, the o...

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