Law and Regulation

Ballys Shareholders reject casino smoking Ban proposal

Bally’s Shareholders Reject Casino Smoking Ban Proposal

Shareholders Vote Against Study Bally’s shareholders recently voted against a proposal to study a smoking ban in their casinos. The proposal aimed to explore how a smoking ban could affect the business.…
May 22, 2024
South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

South Africa Proposes Legislation to Regulate Internet Gambling

In South Africa, the Democratic Alliance (DA) has recently introduced a bill (B11-2024) aimed at regulating online gambling. This move seeks to update the outdated provisions of the National Gambling Act, specifically…
Apr 23, 2024
New Jersey State

New Jersey Starts Year-Long Gambling Help Campaign

New Jersey is stepping up to tackle the issue of problem gambling with a new campaign that's going to last a whole year. The man in charge, Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin,…
Mar 26, 2024
Las Vegas Casino Faces Lawsuit After Roulette Ball Accidentally Hits Player in the Eye

Las Vegas Casino Sued Over Roulette Ball Hitting Player

A Las Vegas resident, Dalease Brown, has filed a lawsuit against the Gold Coast casino hotel, seeking $15,000 in damages. Brown alleges that she was injured when a roulette ball struck her…
Oct 04, 2023
Deputy Prime Minister Advocates for Legalizing Online Betting in Thailand

Deputy Prime Minister Advocates for Legalizing Online Betting in Thailand

Deputy Prime Minister Somsak Thepsutin of Thailand has thrown his support behind the idea of legalizing online sports betting to boost government income. He believes that allowing certain forms of online gambling…
Sep 28, 2023
Fresh Legislation Proposed to Ban Smoking Within Pennsylvania’s Casino Premises

New Bill Proposes Casino Smoking Ban in Pennsylvania

Gamblers in Pennsylvania may soon find themselves breathing easier as Rep. Dan Frankel introduces HB 1657, a bill designed to put an end to smoking within the confines of the state's 18…
Sep 21, 2023
Mahogany Room Server at Crown Melbourne Pursues Lung Cancer Lawsuit

Mahogany Room Server at Crown Melbourne Pursues Lung Cancer Lawsuit

Dien Nguyen, a former waiter who worked for six years in Crown Casino Melbourne's exclusive Mahogany Room, is suing Crown Resorts for negligence. He was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer, which he…
Sep 12, 2023
AGCO Imposes $100,000 Penalty on Apollo Entertainment

AGCO Imposes $100,000 Penalty on Apollo Entertainment

Apollo Entertainment Faces Heavy Penalty for Breaching Responsible Gambling Rules Apollo Entertainment, a prominent player in the iGaming industry, has found itself in hot water after violating a series of responsible gambling…
Aug 11, 2023
NBA Boss Adam Silver Demands Stricter Youth Betting Warnings

NBA Boss Adam Silver Demands Stricter Youth Betting Warnings

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Advocates Youth Betting Education at APSE Convention NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made a significant statement during his appearance at the Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE) convention in Las…
Jul 12, 2023
Arizona Opens New License Applications in August 2023

Arizona Opens New License Applications in August 2023

The State of Arizona Welcomes Three New Sports Wagering Operators The state of Arizona has announced that it will be granting access to its gambling market to three sports wagering operators. According…
Jul 07, 2023
Belgium’s Comprehensive Gambling Advertising Ban

Gambling Ad Bans Enforced in Netherlands and Belgium

Belgium's Comprehensive Gambling Advertising Ban A long-anticipated restriction on betting and gaming advertising has finally taken effect in Belgium and the Netherlands. Starting from July 1, both countries are rolling out bans…
Jul 06, 2023
NJ Lawmakers Give Online Gambling 5 More Years

NJ Lawmakers Give Online Gambling 5 More Years

New legislature is often the reason why some states change their stance on online casinos and betting. It was such legislature that prompted New Jersey to change its stance on online gaming.…
Jun 29, 2023
Casino and Housing Project in NY

Casino and Housing Project in NY

New York has been the battleground for many casino brands looking to snag a casino license. The battle is far from over as everyone involved is waiting for the final round. Silverstein…
Jun 27, 2023
NSW Treasurer Delays Tax Hikes

NSW Treasurer Delays Tax Hikes

After the incident with several casino brands in Australia, a new tax hike had been proposed by the government. This hike would generate $364 million over a period of 3 years from…
Jun 21, 2023
Finland's New Government Introduces Online Gambling Licenses

Finland’s New Government Introduces Online Gambling Licenses

Finland's latest government, as revealed on June 16, 2023, is dedicated to revolutionizing the online gambling market by launching a licensing system no later than January 2026. The government aims to put…
Nevada Resorting to Casino Hotels as Foster Homes Decline

Nevada Resorting to Casino Hotels as Foster Homes Decline

In an alarming response to a shortage of foster homes for children and teens in northeastern Nevada, officials have resorted to temporarily housing them in casino hotel rooms. Brandy Holbrook, a state…
Jun 15, 2023
Kings Mountain Casino to Introduce Sports Betting

Kings Mountain Casino to Introduce Sports Betting

Besides casino games, there are plenty of sports fans looking to watch their favorite teams and bet on their matches. There are some casinos that offer sportsbooks to do so and some…
Jun 13, 2023
Kings Mountain Casino to Introduce Sports Betting

West Virginia Congress Oppose Greyhound Protection Act

A federal bill aimed at gradually eliminating greyhound racing in West Virginia, the last stronghold of the sport in the United States, has faced resistance from the state's representatives in Congress. US…
Golden Nugget Casino Opens in Illinois

Golden Nugget Casino Opens in Illinois

New casinos open all the time, but sometimes they need to start with a temporary venue until the final version of the project is complete. Illinois recently got a temporary Golden Nugget…
Jun 01, 2023
Casino Woodbine Workers on Strike

Casino Woodbine Workers on Strike

Canada is one of the casino hubs of the world as it has a solid number of casino fans looking to enjoy their games. They have loads of operators that offer online…
May 12, 2023