Although land-based casinos are regulated throughout the world, different jurisdictions continue to adopt divergent policy approaches, from limits on licenses or the size of gaming floors, to tax rates.

GamblingCompliance helps casino operators to identify new markets for growth and analyze local regulatory environments to support their investment decisions, while suppliers can confirm the legality of different products in their jurisdictions their service.

We also help casinos and their advisors address challenges presented by rising expectations in anti-money laundering compliance, and understand the threats and opportunities presented by regulatory regimes for online casino gaming.

Harrah’s Entertainment is on track to win regulatory approval by year’s end for its multibillion-dollar buyout by a group of private investment firms, say industry observers, and officials familiar...
Local politicians on Bintan Island are hoping to bypass national laws and build Indonesia’s first foreigners-only casino.
President Antonio Saca’s bill to close casinos throughout El Salvador has been declared unconstitutional by the country’s Supreme Court because it would violate municipal autonomy.
New Brunswick, one of only two Canadian provinces without licensed casino gambling, plans to introduce a casino by 2010 whilst cutting the number of VLTs located elsewhere in the province by 25...
A court in Biloxi has reversed the Mississippi Gaming Commission’s decision to award a gambler the full US$1m jackpot displayed in error on an IGT-programmed slot machine in the Imperial Palace...
The Chilean Government has unveiled a long-awaited plan to introduce more rigorous restrictions on the distribution of slot machines in the country. The legislative project will also impose tougher...
The Ecuadorian authorities have seized over a thousand machines since initiating what legitimate operators would consider to be a long-overdue clampdown on illegal gambling in the Andean country.
A convincing victory for Democratic challenger Steve Beshear in Tuesday’s gubernatorial election has raised the prospect of casino gambling being introduced in the Bluegrass State, including slot...
Civic groups announced on Monday that they would take their opposition to Philadelphia’s two casino projects to the US District Court. The casino operators in question are already suing the City...
Thinking of buying or selling a gambling company in the UK? With the 2005 Gambling Act now in force, Gamblingcompliance.com reviews the licensing and compliance issues that should be taken into...
Plans to introduce casino gambling on the US-administered Asian Pacific island have been shelved after the proposal failed to meet with the approval of Saipan voters during a referendum last weekend.
The year 2007 has been a dark time for the Brazilian slot machine industry, with thousands of machines seized by police after a Supreme Court decision effectively confirmed their illegal status....
With the bulk of its September 1st licence applications now processed and for the most part approved, the Gambling Commission looks to have cleared a major regulatory hurdle without too much...
In mid-October, the Asia Pacific Group on Money Laundering (APG) published its report on the state of Macau’s money laundering regime, saying that although progress has been made, there is still...
Renowned gaming lawyer Anthony Cabot provides a primer on Nevada gaming licensing, with emphasis on the investigative process that underpins the granting of non-restricted licenses.
UK Advertising regulators are to launch their own monitoring project to assess whether TV gambling commercials are meeting statutory regulations after receiving only 30 complaints since the law was...

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