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U.S. Editor with GamblingCompliance in Washington, D.C. Opinions are my own.

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: Atlantic City Considers Room Tax; Trump Taj Mahal Issues Ultimatum — 15TH JUL 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Atlantic City wants state lawmakers to allow it to charge visitors a $10 fee on hotel rooms to generate some extra money for the cash strapped city, this is as casino workers at Trump Taj Mahal face a Monday deadline to accept a contract offer.

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: Electronic Bingo Ruled Legal In Alabama’s Greene County — 27TH JUN 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY A circuit court judge in Alabama has ruled that Greene County's bingo amendment protects electronic bingo games played in local casinos, specifically Greenetrack, a ruling the state attorney general has said he will appeal to the Alabama Supreme Court.

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: Academics Ponder Who Plays The Lottery In The U.S., And Why — 17TH JUN 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN LAS VEGAS State lotteries stand out in a crowded gaming industry for several reasons, but mostly it is because they are the most widespread form of gambling in the U.S., a panel of academics said during a major five-day conference held last week in Las Vegas....

The Gambling, Sports Betting Daily — Advertising experts have raised concerns that the content of gambling ads specifically targets a young male demographic and normalises betting as part of Australia's 'mateship' culture. This places...

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: Boyd Gets $900m For Its Stake In Borgata — 1ST JUN 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Less than a week after investor Eric Green declared he would "not put any money into Atlantic City" knowing that northern New Jersey could get casinos, MGM Resorts International is doubling down on its investment in the Borgata casino.

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE:Budget Boosting VGTs Expected To Expand In Illinois And Beyond — 31ST MAY 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN ATLANTIC CITY As gaming revenues level off or decline in many U.S. states, legislators are expected to consider the addition of retail gaming, that is a small number of slots or video gaming terminals (VGTs) in bars, restaurants and taverns, according to conference panelists.

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: ‘Right-Sized Reno’ Finds Its Place In The New Nevada — 19TH MAY 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Once a gambler's paradise, Reno fell on hard times years ago as northern California's Indian casinos kept more people gambling closer to home, and then the Great Recession forced the region to get serious about reinventing itself. Over the last decade, northern Nevada has worked to diversify...

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: AGA ANALYZES NEW FEDERAL RULE FOR OVERTIME PAY — 20TH MAY 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY An American Gaming Association (AGA) executive said Thursday their members continue to analyze a new federal rule that could make more casino workers nationwide eligible for overtime pay. "As part of efforts led by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the gaming industry has joined the many other...

NEVADA BUSINESS MAGAZINE:How to Lease or Buy: A Guide to the Rebounding Commercial RE Industry — April 1, 2016 By Chris Sieroty Buying or leasing commercial real estate is a stressful and complex process that can be difficult for even the best of brokers in Nevada. What about for entrepreneurs or business executives whose areas of expertise may be in gaming or healthcare?

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: DFS Companies Pull Out Of Idaho, Alabama — 3RD MAY 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY DraftKings and FanDuel have quit providing paid daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests in Idaho, making it the second state in less than a week in which the companies have agreed to pull out and refund player deposits. The agreement with DraftKings and FanDuel was reached after three...
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RT @mayoroflasvegas: Happy birthday to my quiet, restrained husband. Wouldn't change a thing! It has always been an adventure.

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