The operation of casinos on Native American lands has mushroomed into one of the largest gaming sectors in the world since the 1988 Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, with annual revenues now surpassing $30bn.

GamblingCompliance helps industry suppliers understand tribal gaming’s unique regulatory environment, while allowing tribes and their advisors to monitor key legal cases and understand the opportunities and challenges presented by emerging offerings like online wagering and sports betting.

New York is likely to follow an incremental approach on sports betting by allowing several casinos to accept wagers this year but waiting until at least 2021 before legalizing online betting,...
Indian gaming revenue is on a pace to overtake commercial casinos, and it may not be a coincidence that conflicts among gaming tribes over market share also are on the rise.
Connecticut’s legislature returns to work Wednesday with a number of new lawmakers and a new governor taking office, but the issue of whether or not to legalize sports betting remains near the top...
Three Native American tribes have filed a federal lawsuit against the state of California claiming it has violated state law, tribal-state compacts, and a constitutional amendment granting tribes...
In a strongly worded letter to Massachusetts gaming regulators, the chairman of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has warned they lack the authority to formally re-launch the bidding process for a third...
The Oneida Indian Nation will partner with Caesars Entertainment to offer sports betting at three tribal casinos they operate in central New York pending a federal review of the agreement and...
Michigan’s outgoing governor has vetoed a bill to authorize online casino and sports betting, citing risks to internet lottery sales and a need for further study of revenue implications.
Populous Michigan is poised to become the fourth U.S. state to regulate internet casino gaming after a bill, also including provisions for online sports betting, was approved by the state...
The unceremonious dumping of U.S. Department of the Interior secretary Ryan Zinke amid ethics probes against him is unlikely to change the Trump administration’s policy of benign neglect toward...
A bipartisan bill has been submitted for the 2019 legislative session in Connecticut that would remove the approval requirement from the U.S. Department of the Interior in allowing the proposed...
In 1973, when the Gambling Act was first passed in Washington state, 100 square sports pool boards were allowed, but single-game wagers, parlay bets, office sports pools and fantasy sports have...
Malaysia’s Genting has booked a $440m impairment charge after its bet on development of a tribal casino in Massachusetts does not look like paying off, but the chairman of the Mashpee Tribe says a...
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has said he is “open-minded” on the subject of legalizing casinos and sports betting, but the Democratic politician believes a commission should be appointed to...
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from November 2018 includes information on sports betting in the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee and South Dakota,...
In May 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal law that had previously prohibited state and tribal governments from expanding sports wagering in their jurisdictions. This special...
Although North Dakota has one of the smallest populations of any U.S. state, its gaming footprint is notable, with nine tribal casinos, hundreds of charitable gaming venues, pari-mutuel wagering...

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