Australia: parliamentary committee starts an inquiry into online gambling and its relationship with problem gambling

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs has launched Friday an inquiry into online gambling and its impacts on people with gambling problems. The Committee is seeking written submissions from individuals and organizations providing recommendations relating to any or all of the inquiry terms of referenceContinue Reading

Chicago creates special City Council committee to bring local community input on issues related to Bally’s casino project

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, with the support of casino operator Bally’s, on Thursday announced the creation of a special City Council committee, called Casino Community Advisory Council (CAC), that will serve as a “channel for community input” as the City moves forward with its first casino. The proposed Casino CACContinue Reading

Hits & Misses by the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee –

college basketball march madness ” data-image-caption=”” data-medium-file=”″ data-large-file=”″ data-lazy-src=”″ srcset=”data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7″ /> It’s an imperfect science. On Sunday, the NCAA selection committee pieced together the 68-team field for its annual tournament that will eventually decide this year’s national champion. As it happens in most years, the committee appears to get someContinue Reading

Nevada regulator appoints Ubisoft’s executive as member of new esports advisory committee

The Nevada Gaming Control Board has chosen a video game company executive to join the new Esports Technical Advisory Committee. Che Chou, senior director of esports at Ubisoft Entertainment, received approval Thursday to become the eighth member of its esports committee. The committee is currently composed of esports industry participants,Continue Reading