Gambling News 02nd April, 2012

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BETCLIC TO CALL IT A DAY IN PORTUGAL?

02nd April, 2012 at 10:37:15
Litigation by gambling monopoly could have disastrous effects for football sponsorships provided by online gambling companies

The litigious actions of Portuguese gambling monopoly Santa Casa de Misericordia de Lisboa, which has launched successful civil actions against Betclic, Bwin and other European internet gambling groups, could have a pronounced negative impact on football in that country, which the online companies have strongly supported through sponsorships.

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US TRIBAL CASINO OPERATORS URGED TO GET ONLINE STRATEGIES IN PLACE

02nd April, 2012 at 10:37:15
Consultants and advisers say that federal legalisation of online gambling is coming - maybe this year

The publication Indian Country reports that gambling experts have an urgent message for tribal casino operators and leaders: Federal laws to legalise online gaming are coming, and if you want to protect Indian country interests, you need to get your strategy in place now.

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GAMBLING CONVERGENCE - AN INTERESTING NEW BUSINESS MODEL

02nd April, 2012 at 01:51:45
Latin American bookies turn to specialised internet operators to beef up business

One of the more interesting articles surfacing over the weekend was a piece from Friday's New York Times on the development of an innovative pay-per-head administrative business model used by mainly Latin American bookmakers.

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