PointsBet approved for Responsible Gambling Council accreditation in Canada and USA

PointsBet USA and PointsBet Canada announced they have been approved for accreditation under the RG Check program, provided by the Responsible Gambling Council. Accreditation is granted for three years after a review by responsible gaming specialists and an independent Accreditation Panel. Based in Toronto, the Council is an international authority thatContinue Reading

Maxxsure appoints John English to its Advisory Council

Cyber risk assessment and management firm Maxxsure announced John English’s appointment to their Advisory Council to “strengthen the focus on the gaming industry due to waves of cyberattacks currently plaguing casino and sportsbook operators globally.” English resides and works in Las Vegas.  Srik Soogoor, Maxxsure’s President and Co-Founder, said: “WeContinue Reading

Virginia: Petersburg City Council votes Cordish for casino project; developer shares plans, first renderings

Developer The Cordish Companies has unveiled its proposal for a $1.4 billion “transformative mixed-use development” in Petersburg, Virginia. Live! Gaming & Entertainment District will be anchored by Live! Casino & Hotel Virginia and, according to the firm, it will set “a new standard for development in the Commonwealth,” serving asContinue 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