The Analyst

The Analyst

The Analyst is an experienced gaming industry executive who offers insight each week on events and issues affecting the industry. Contact The Analyst at Publisher@GamingToday.com

Advice on picking next NGCB Chairman

Advice on picking next NGCB Chairman

posted on December 19, 2017 by

The Analyst | As was reported last week, the chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board has tendered his resignation to be effective the end of this week. This has created an interesting test for Gov. Brian Sandoval as he enters his final year in office. 

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What happens if PASPA is overturned?

What happens if PASPA is overturned?

posted on December 12, 2017 by

The Analyst | Last week the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) heard oral arguments over New Jersey’s continued pursuit to permit legalized sports wagering. 

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Nevada Gaming Policy Committee meeting yielded some surprises

Nevada Gaming Policy Committee meeting yielded some surprises

posted on December 05, 2017 by

The Analyst | Gov. Brian Sandoval’s convening of the Nevada Gaming Policy Committee this past Wednesday yielded some surprises that should not have been surprises and a wakeup call for some gaming operators.

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Policy Committee? Why bother?

Policy Committee? Why bother?

posted on November 28, 2017 by

The Analyst | Years ago when Nevada was the gaming expert among the 50 states, it was at one time the gold standard in gaming regulation, and when other jurisdictions adopted gaming, often they essentially Xeroxed Nevada gaming laws and regulations.

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In surprise upset, Asher wins lawsuit

In surprise upset, Asher wins lawsuit

posted on November 21, 2017 by

The Analyst | In a jury verdict that surprised both sides of the long running lawsuit between Joe Asher of William Hill and his former partners at Cantor Gaming, the jury decided against Cantor and awarded Asher a nominal amount for an unpaid partnership percentage.

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