Ohio Governor warns gambling companies to comply with the state’s advertising rules after sports betting launch

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine said he has taken a personal interest in enforcing state regulations for advertising by gambling companies in his first comments on the subject since the launch of legal sports betting in the Buckeye State on New Year’s day.  DeWine told reporters Tuesday that he has shared hisContinue Reading

Jamaica May Curb Gambling Advertising

Jamaica’s Betting Gaming & Lotteries Commission (BGLC) is becoming increasingly concerned about the explosive growth of gambling in the country and its potential impact on children. The regulator plans to hold several consultations to determine the overall effect of advertising and introduce an updated set of rules to protect usersContinue Reading

Hard Rock Ottawa fined 4K for allegedly advertising to self-excluded people, AML policies failures

Ontario’s regulator has served Hard Rock Casino Ottawa a CAD 227,250 ($174,337) fine. The penalty follows an audit by the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), which uncovered that the Rideau Carleton Casino has allegedly committed 36 violations of the Canadian province’s gaming standards.  Hard Rock CasinoContinue Reading