New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the state will have no role in the regulation of the sports betting that Atlantic City casinos are now free to pursue if they want to buck whatever opposition professional sports leagues may throw at them.
Students entering for the Fall 2015 semester will have the opportunity to study for a master of law (LL.M.) in gaming law and regulation, according to an announcement by Carl Reiber, the vice provost for academic affairs.
Arbitration has been awarded that gives the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians some $2.7 million plus interest and attorney fees because of a dispute that arose after Lakes ended its management of the Red Hawk Casino near Placerville, California.
There’s a big gulf between legislative action in 2013 that legalized medical marijuana and the position of the state’s gaming regulators who say holders of gaming licenses cannot have anything do with the state’s new marijuana industry.
Atlantic City’s casino revenue declined by 1.2 percent in August compared with a year ago as another gambling hall shut down. The 11 casinos operating during August won $294.4 million from gamblers, down from $298 million a year ago.
A U.S. Bankruptcy Court trustee is objecting to the proposed auction date for the Revel Casino Hotel and a $3 million breakup fee that would go to a Florida developer if he’s outbid for the recently shuttered site.
A Florida developer has offered $90 million for the Revel Casino Hotel that shut down last week. The casino said in the bankruptcy court filing that Glenn Straub’s Polo North Country Club, Inc., made the cash bid for the $2.4 billion resort.
In a bold move to challenge the federal government’s ban on sports betting in most states, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie issued a directive Monday allowing the state’s casinos and racetracks to offer sports betting effective immediately.
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GTECH, the Italy-based slot manufacturer that is in the process of acquiring International Game Technology (IGT), has produced a 3-D slot machine that is making its Atlantic City debut this week at the Tropicana Hotel/Casino.
Global Cash Access Holdings Inc. (GCI), whose primary source of business is providing cash solutions to the casino industry, announced Monday it has agreed to acquire Multimedia Games Holding Co. for $1.2 billion in cash.
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