Posts tagged ‘laws’

William Hill Exiting Switzerland and Latvian Markets

June 24, 2019

William Hill sportsbook let it be known through another sportsbook reviews themed website that they plan to pull the plug on their operations in two countries as of June 30, 2019.The reason they cited was expanding and complicated legal hurdles. Latvia passed a law back in April limiting or denying its citizens from using internationally […]

Will the United States Become the Biggest Gambling Market in the World?

May 22, 2019

Many countries around the world have enjoyed the freedom to bet on casino and sports games for many decades. And with the advent of the internet, people in those countries have had even easier access to place their bets. In the United States, betting, and specifically sports betting, has been taboo. The government in that […]

New Jersey Expecting to Win Sports Betting Ruling

February 17, 2018

The process of legalized sports betting in New Jersey is almost complete. All signs from inside the State of New Jersey are that they are expecting a positive ruling from the Supreme Court.  They are expecting the ruling within a 2-10 weeks but are telling gambling operators already in the state to apply for their […]

Legalized and Regulated Sports Betting State by State News

February 9, 2018

Sports betting has been in a grey area in the United States for quite some time. Some states and cruise boats allow it while others don’t. But, anyone can find an online bookie to take their bet anywhere in the world. US lawmakers are aware of this and are looking for ways to allow people […]

Verizon Considers Entering the Sports Betting Business

January 29, 2018

People have known Verizon for years as a provider or telecom services and cable TV. But the company is hungry for expansion and is poised to enter other areas of the entertainment arena. Last year they bought Yahoo, in part, for its fantasy sports business. This is a kind of a backdoor into sports gambling as […]

NBA Announces Sports Betting Conditions

January 25, 2018

Albany NY – The NBA has officially asked that wagers be allowed to be made on their sport via the internet if sports betting is ultimately approved. Dan Spillane, the NBA’s senior vice president said that the league”supports a comprehensive sports betting bill.” He went on to say that the NBA has some caveats that […]

When Will States Embrace Sports Betting?

December 12, 2017

article written for SBA by John Rothschild Do you know how much is wagered on sports each year? You can’t, because almost all is bet illegally. (Currently if you want to place a bet in person you have to fly to Las Vegas and there are small alternative options like a casino boat once it […]