Tag Archives: Lawsuits & Litigation

Kindred Faces Fine After Allegedly Targeting Polish Gamblers

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A scandal rocks the international gambling world as Unibet, one of the top names in gaming, faces potential fines for allegedly targeting Polish customers. Unibet, most significantly known as the sports betting arm of Kindred Group, was reported by a Polish operator for breaching the rules of good conduct and licensing agreements. The operator accuses […]

The Star Entertainment Group Limited to not contest New South Wales verdict

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In Australia and gambling giant The Star Entertainment Group Limited has reportedly announced that it does not intend to contest the findings of the recent inquiry that found it unsuitable to hold a New South Wales casino license. According to a report from the Australian Associated Press news service, the state-sanctioned investigation reached this damning […]

Former Suncity Group boss tells of Macau’s rife ‘side betting’ culture

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Facebook In Macau and the former boss of local junket operator Suncity Group has reportedly asserted that every one of the enclave’s licensed VIP gambling lounges had offered some form of illicit ‘side betting’. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the contention from Alvin Chau Cheok Wa (pictured) came as part of the […]

American Gaming Association commends Congressional letter

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In the United States and the American Gaming Association trade group has praised a Congressional letter asking the federal government to start seriously clamping down on illegal offshore iGaming operators. The advocacy organization used an official Wednesday press release to detail that the correspondence was recently sent to the United States Department of Justice after […]

Osaka casino resort proposal may soon be subjected to a local referendum

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Facebook In Japan and the plan to bring an $8 billion integrated casino resort to the city of Osaka could reportedly be in danger after an anti-gambling group managed to collect enough signatures to trigger a local referendum on the project. According to a report from GGRAsia, the anti-casino group revealed earlier this month that […]

Illinois judge rejects temporary Golden Nugget Danville restraining order

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New South Wales gaming regulator calling for higher iGaming fines

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In Australia and the gaming regulator for the state of New South Wales has reportedly called on the government to begin slapping online sportsbetting firms with higher penalties for repeatedly breaking its rules on advertising. According to a report from The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, the plea from the New South Wales Independent Liquor and […]

American Gaming Association urges federal government to act on illegal gambling

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In the United States and the American Gaming Association trade group has implored the federal government to initiate a coordinated crackdown against unregulated ‘skill game’ machines and illegal online casino and sportsbook operators. The advocacy organization used an official Thursday press release to detail that it has sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland […]

Trio of Nepalese slot parlors ordered to close due to licensing fee failure

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The government for the small Asian nation of Nepal has reportedly revoked the licenses of three land-based gambling establishments after the trio refused to hand over a combined $7.3 million in outstanding fees. According to a report from Asia Gaming Brief, the enterprises from Rock International Proprietary Limited, Happy Hour Kathmandu and Oriental Hotels Limited […]