Esports Betting Regulations and Gambling Scandal

This week’s gambling news finds that the Nevada Gaming Commission is now considering the regulation of esports betting! Unfortunately, now is also the time that a huge esports betting scandal is making gambling news headlines. At least six esports players and a coach have been disqualified from the NBA 2kContinue Reading

KSA’s Chair Believes in Stricter Regulations

René Jansen, chairman of the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), has revealed that he supports stricter responsibility requirements for online gambling operators. During a conference of the European Association for the Study of Gambling (EASG) in Oslo, Jansen shared his thoughts on the matter. Jansen Wants Stricter Deposit Limits According to KSA’s chair,Continue Reading

Maryland’s SWARC Approved Draft Applications and Regulations

Mobile sports betting in Maryland is finally set to move forward following months of delays and scathing criticism from Governor Larry Hogan after the State’s Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) approved draft applications and regulations. Important Step Forward During its monthly July meeting, SWARC unanimously approved not only theContinue Reading

UNLV adds two online seminars in August focused on iGaming regulations, operations, marketplace and internal controls

The International Center for Gaming Regulation (ICGR) at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) has added two more online seminars for next month. The first one of them is called “Understanding iGaming: Regulations, Operations & Marketplace,” to be held on August 9 and 10. This two-day seminar program seeks to positionContinue Reading

Maryland: Cumberland City advances retail sports betting regulations as 30 state licenses remain to be awarded

Cumberland, the county seat of Allegany County, Maryland, is preparing for sports betting. City officials are moving forward with regulations to allow sports betting operations, with the mayor and the City Council conducting a hearing last Tuesday on amending the zoning code to permit this form of gaming. “In 2021,Continue Reading