Friday, February 23, 2024


Living the Las Vegas lesson in post-PASPA America

The repeal of PASPA has opened a new world of hope for European gaming execs. But as Ismail Vali, former CMO at PokerStars and now senior consultant at, reminds us: American politics is complex, and gaming is still as controversial as ever. Those that have stayed the course, he argues, have made gambling secondary to the player experience.   The...

GLI releases draft event betting technical standard for US market
Following the Supreme Court decision to legalise sports betting in the US, international testing lab GLI has taken the first step in systems consistency with the GLI-33 industry standard. Gaming Laboratories International has announced the launch of its draft technical standard, GLI-33 Event Wagering Systems. The testing laboratory developed the first American event wagering compliance measure through 12 months of consultation...

He who is resistant to change is not always destined to fail

The first states have begun legalising sports betting after an historic Supreme Court ruling and naturally existing gaming operators are being given the first swings at the new vertical. Whilst opposition to the practice is unlikely to be quelled any time soon the fact that the sports betting and other affiliated online games are to be conducted and regulated...

Global Gaming Expo to feature first-ever sports betting symposium within dynamic education program

Registration is officially open for Global Gaming Expo 2018 (G2E), the world’s premier international gaming trade show and educational event presented by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and organised by Reed Exhibitions. G2E will return to the Sands Expo and Convention Center 8 – 11 October (Education: October 8-11 | Expo Hall: October 9-11) for a “high-powered event showcasing...

EquiLottery to premiere live sports lottery vision at GiGse

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EquiLottery CEO Brad Cummings will, for the first time in a public or private forum, provide his full vision for lottery games of chance based on live sporting events on Thursday, May 31 at 3:30 PM at the Biltmore Hotel.

Clarion underlines GiGse’s role following SCOTUS ruling

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Clarion Gaming’s Head of Industry Insight and Engagement, Ewa Bakun has welcomed the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Murphy vs. National Collegiate Athletic Association case as a key launchpad for the legalisation of sports betting...

American Gaming Association issue statement as Supreme Court rule PASPA ‘unconstitutional’

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Federal Ban on Sports Betting Found Unconstitutional by US Supreme Court. The American Gaming Association president and CEO Geoff Freeman has issued a statement after the announcement of the Supreme Court’s opinion on Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association. The Court’s ruling on the case determined that the federal ban on sports betting as established by the Professional and Amateur Sports...

Anticipation of SCOTUS ruling drives GiGse attendance

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Ewa Bakun, who leads the team responsible for curating the 2018 edition of GiGse believes that this year's confirmed speakers are the key decision makers likely to shape the future of the regulated sports betting market in the United States...