Gambling News 18th March, 2011

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NEW USA ONLINE GAMBLING LEGISATION INTRODUCED

18th March, 2011 at 08:19:19
Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act gets it's time

The Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act was introduced in the House yesterday. This bill is identical to the one that Congress Barney Frank got passed out of the House Financial Services Committee last summer but never got to the House for debate with one difference. This one was introduced by California Republican Congressman John Campbell.

There is hope that having Campbell will bring a more bipartisan mixture into the debate and maybe allow for this ...

Full Story: New Usa Online Gambling Legisation Introduced »

CHARTWELL REPORTS A DECLINE IN Q1 REVENUE

18th March, 2011 at 07:59:34
But is working aggressively to get back on track to growth

Canadian gaming provider Chartwell Technology Inc (Chartwell) announced its financial results for the three months ended January 31, 2011 this week.

Full Story: Chartwell Reports A Decline In Q1 Revenue »

AMENDMENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN WINK BINGO AND 888

18th March, 2011 at 07:59:34
Earn Out Payment rescheduled

Online gaming firm, 888 Holdings has entered into an amendment agreement with Wink Bingo vendors to reschedule the earn out payment - payable in May 2011.

Full Story: Amendment Agreement Between Wink Bingo And 888 »

LEGALISATION LATEST - FEDERAL BILL LAUNCHED (Update)

18th March, 2011 at 03:15:19
Lawmakers John Campbell and Barney Frank introduce the latest version of the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act.

In a bi-partisan move Thursday, Californian Republican John Campbell and Massachusetts Democrat Barney Frank introduced the 2011 model Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act.

Full Story: Legalisation Latest - Federal Bill Launched (update) »

ONLINE CASINO FOLDS

18th March, 2011 at 03:15:19
March 31st will see the departure of Jackpot-Games.com

Visitors to the Net Entertainment-powered online casino Jackpot-Games.com were greeted with sad news this week, advising interested parties that the management was shutting up shop on March 31st.

Full Story: Online Casino Folds »

PLAYTECH ACKNOWLEDGES WILL HILL INJUNCTION (Update)

18th March, 2011 at 03:15:19
Courts will decide on sale of Playtech interests in William Hill Online

In a brief regulatory advisory to the stock exchange Friday, online gambling software provider Playtech and internet gambling group William Hill plc informed interested parties:

Full Story: Playtech Acknowledges Will Hill Injunction (update) »