Gambling Laws Archive

Another class action lawsuit is aimed at Canada’s VLT slot machines. Corina Riesebos of Kelowna, BC has filed class action against the British Columbia Lottery Corp (BCLC). The lawsuit targets “video lottery terminals” and “electronic gambling devices”; the most common type of gambling game found in slots parlors and community gaming facilities throughout the...
PokerStars founder voluntarily faces 9-year-old money laundering and illegal online gambling charges in US. It seems so long ago now – the day forever embossed into the hearts of the online poker community as ‘Black Friday’. April 15, 2011. That was the day the US government cracked down on the world’s largest internet gambling...
Where do you turn when there’s no longer a Neteller casino Canada players can deposit with? Years back – what seems like ages ago at this point – the online gambling industry was struggling due to a remarkable lack of trustworthy deposit methods. Security was a huge issue at the turn of the millennium....
iGamers Guide: Canadian Paypal Casinos for Dummies, 2020 Edition A new decade is upon us, ladies and gentlemen. Less than 36 hours from now, we’ll be toasting champagne and kissing our loved ones as the year’s best free parties and fireworks displays are held across every major city in Canada. With each passing year,...
Ontario sports gambling ring busted for taking illegal online bets. Canada’s gaming industry is vast. It is conducted through gaming facilities, casinos and lottery retailers all across the country. Our most populated provinces offer online gaming portals, as well. There are many different ways to place a wager, both on land and online. Unfortunately,...
One area of common contention is found in a casino’s payout policy. Almost every operator sets a limit to the amount of money a player can withdrawal in a given day, week, and/or month. If there’s no mention of progressive jackpots in this section, one lucky spin could yield decades of misery....
PayPal, being the good and upstanding business that it is, wasted no time bowing out of the US market. Canadian customers were still accommodated for years, right up until the US flip-flopped. The federal government changed its mind, saying states could individually legalize and regulate iGaming as they saw fit....
No more Canadian online casinos with Neteller – What's next for iGamers in the Great White North?...
According to case documents filed in the Clark County District Court on Monday, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is suing Evander Kane for $500,000. The Vegas casino alleges that, in mid April 2019, the professional hockey player applied for and was granted eight cash credits. The amounts varied, ranging in value from $20,000 to...
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation has recently released its annual revenue report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019. Within that verbose document of numerical wonders lies the tale of a blossoming gambling industry. All facets of gaming saw an increase in overall revenue, but none so impressive as a digital market...
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