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.

The Swedish gaming monopoly Svenska Spel has jettisoned its chief executive Meta Persdotter, only weeks after the untimely exit of marketing director Tomas Agrell. The government-owned monopoly...
British Columbia’s First Nations have announced that they intend to form a new gaming authority as they seek to gain a bigger slice of the a provincial gaming market currently dominated by the...
Malaysian casino giant Genting is pursuing an unusual strategy of backing “long-shot” proposals with the potential for huge paybacks as it pushes aggressively to gain a foothold in the US gaming...
Casino developers eager to finally break into one of the most elusive yet potentially lucrative gaming markets in the US could face some daunting obstacles under a proposal expected to clear the...
Rhode Island’s governor has vetoed a bill that would allow voters to give the go ahead to full casino gambling – despite a warning that failing to compete with gambling expansion in neighbouring...
With total Indian gaming revenues now static or falling across the US for the first time in more than 20 years, tribes are looking to ensure that their gaming party isn’t followed by an unpleasant...
The march toward Internet gambling in California came to an abrupt halt this week after the state’s gaming tribes announced their opposition to an online wagering bill by Democratic State Sen....
Rhode Island lawmakers want to transform the state’s slot halls into full-fledged casinos by adding table games, but the proposal now hangs in the balance amid second thoughts by a key supporter,...
On a shuttered San Francisco Bay Area naval base with a treasured waterfront, a California tribe and investors are testing state and national restrictions for reservation shopping and casino...
Ratings agency Moody’s has placed the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s ‘investment grade’ credit status on review for a potential downgrade after federal regulators accused tribal leaders of...
While obstacles confronting the new intrastate Internet poker bill in California are daunting, the state’s soaring budget deficit is making even some critics hesitate before dismissing the bill’s...
The Bay State’s two federally-recognised Indian nations can no longer call the shots in the state’s gambling debate, despite a recent flurry of tribal casino proposals, industry observers say.
Just three years after being banned, North Carolina’s embattled video poker industry is mounting a startling comeback, bolstered by a favorable court ruling and estimates of hundreds of millions in...
Rep. Joseph Abruzzo says he intends to reintroduce his intrastate poker bill at the start of Florida’s next full legislative session in March 2011 after the state’s landmark compact negotiations...
While she sailed through her confirmation hearing Wednesday in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, Tracie Stevens still had to respond twice to questions about her non-lawyer status.
In the first quarter of 2010, internet gambling-related lobbying spend in Washington DC came in at approximately $4.2m, down 18.4 percent against the preceding quarter.

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