Gambling News 22nd November, 2014

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JUDGE SHIPP DOES IT AGAIN (Update)

22nd November, 2014 at 00:58:09
New Jersey loses sports betting litigation and is expected to appeal.

The state of New Jersey looks set to return to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals following another adverse decision from Judge Michael Shipp on Friday as the state battled national sports leagues in its bid to introduce intrastate sports betting (see previous reports).

Full Story: Judge Shipp Does It Again (update) »

STAFF TO DOUBLE AT IRISH ONLINE GAMBLING TECHNOLOGY FIRM

22nd November, 2014 at 00:58:09
Xanadu in a serious growth phase.

The Irish online gambling software developer Xanadu, set up by three Irish entrepreneurs with 8 employees in 2011, is to more than double its staff from 106 to 220 in 2015, the company announced in a statement Friday.

Full Story: Staff To Double At Irish Online Gambling Technology Firm »

BALLY - SCIENTIFIC GAMES MERGERS COMPLETED (Update)

22nd November, 2014 at 00:58:09
Executive leadership team announced after completion of $5.1 billion merger.

In a press release received at azonlinecasinos.com on Friday, Scientific Games Corporation announced that it has completed the $5.1 billion merger with Bally Technologies as recently approved by the Nevada regulator.

Full Story: Bally - Scientific Games Mergers Completed (update) »

7STARS SNAGS GALA CONTRACT

22nd November, 2014 at 00:58:09
Impressive performance with the Coral interactive brands leads to expanded contract.

The performance of London marketing agency The7Stars in promoting the Coral interactive brands so impressed Gala Coral that its involvement has been expanded to embrace Gala Interactive.

Full Story: 7stars Snags Gala Contract »

ONLINE GAMBLING EXECS POISED TO LAUNCH NEW CASINO AND BINGO BRANDS

22nd November, 2014 at 00:58:09
Former executives from MetroPlay and Gamesys will operate as Tau Gaming.

There's a wealth of online gambling experience behind the founders of Tau Gaming, which has contracted with Dragonfish to launch a new online casino and a bingo room on the market before the end of 2014.

Full Story: Online Gambling Execs Poised To Launch New Casino And Bingo Brands »