Aug 01, 2014
Amaya completes acquisition of Pokerstars and Full Tilt Poker
Amaya Gaming has completed its acquisition of the Rational Group, the owner and operator of the PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker brands.
Jul 31, 2012
DOJ announces $731 million settlement with PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker
The settlement requires PokerStars to forfeit $547 Million, Full Tilt to forfeit virtually all of its assets, and funds will be made available for U.S. and international players.
Apr 09, 2012
Inside Gaming: Privacy must be a factor in creating online gaming policy
As Nevada's Gaming Policy Committee wrestles with what Nevada's online gaming policy and regulations should be, privacy will be on of the key topics of discussion.
Apr 04, 2012
New Jersey Senate committee passes online gambling legislation
A senate committee in New Jersey voted Tuesday to allow Atlantic City casinos to offer online gambling services to New Jersey residents.
May 23, 2011
Top-10 storylines at GiGSE
The one thing everyone at last week's Global iGaming Summit & Expo in San Francisco agreed upon is licensed and regulated online gambling is coming to the United States soon. Nobody could agree on when it would happen. But as the conference progressed, 10 key storylines emerged.
Apr 16, 2011
News analysis: DOJ has online poker figured out
Casino City's Vin Narayanan examines the serious trouble facing PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and Absolute Poker following Friday's indictment, including forfeitures that could exceed $7 billion, and busts the myth that American law enforcement has problems following the money in online poker.
Mar 03, 2011
Drama surrounds veto of New Jersey online gambling bill
Gov. Chris Christie has conditionally vetoed a bill that would allow Atlantic City casinos to offer online gambling to New Jersey residents. Because it is a conditional veto, the Legislature can still tweak the bill and send it back to the governor's desk for his approval.
Feb 10, 2011
Kyl will not seek re-election in 2012
Sen. Jon Kyl announced today he will not seek re-election in 2012. The Arizona senator is the chief opponent to online gambling in Congress.
Jan 11, 2011
News analysis: Presidential politics could affect New Jersey's online gambling legislation
If Gov. Chris Christie has presidential aspirations, he might veto New Jersey's historic bid to become the first state to license and regulate online gambling in the U.S.
Jan 10, 2011
New Jersey Legislature approves online gambling bill
The New Jersey Assembly voted 63-11 to allow Atlantic City casino operators to offer online gambling to New Jersey residents. The bill which already passed the New Jersey Senate, still needs the governor's signature to become law.