Tilman Fertitta’s Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) is eyeing an initial public offering (IPO) via a blank check firm co-owned by the billionaire. That marks the latest in a series of companies opting for direct listings over traditional IPOs. Tilman Fertitta is taking Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) public in a SPAC deal. (Image: CNBC) […]
Culinary Workers Threaten Lawsuit Over ‘Dangerously Inadequate’ COVID-19 Safety Protocols at Vegas Casinos
The largest union in Nevada announced on Saturday it intends to file a lawsuit on Monday against “major Las Vegas Strip casino companies” to protect workers from COVID-19. A worker at the Bellagio sanitizes a seat after a guest left the blackjack table on June 4, the first day the Las Vegas casino reopened after […]
The Nevada Gaming Commission Thursday backed several rule changes to encourage use of cashless wagering systems at the state’s gaming properties despite hearing numerous concerns. ACS PlayOn, a cashless wagering system seen on a gaming table at right during January at The D in Las Vegas. Nevada regulators approved new rules this week that will […]
David Hoppe — a 57-year-old man from East China Township, Michigan — has been arrested on illegal gambling charges for a third time. Authorities allege the man was supplying illegal gambling machines to Spin City, an internet gaming café located in Flint. A joint investigation conducted by the Michigan Department of Attorney General and the Michigan […]
Los Angeles City Councilman Charged in Federal Corruption Probe, Allegedly Accepted Casino Chips as Bribe
Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has been charged by federal authorities for allegedly orchestrating a pay-to-play scheme. He is accused of using real estate developers to funnel cash, casino chips, and lavish trips his way in exchange for favorable treatment in City Hall. Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar, seen here at what appears […]
United Remote has introduced Dr. Serafino Vaccino as lof Legal and DPO, joining a senior management group overseeing a dynamic team providing a broad portfolio of games.
Laurie South, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, THRP joined Jamul Casino as its new vice president of human resources.
Global Payments Gaming Solutions has announced Downstream Casino Resort’s successful pilot implementation of VIP Mobility, the industry’s first mobile solution enabling true cashless casino gaming.
Shares of Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN) are higher by nearly 15 percent in midday trading on volume that’s already exceeded the daily average. That’s after Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy said his company, which is 36 percent owned by Penn, has a “stranglehold” on gamblers. Barstool sports founder David Portnoy and CEO Erika Nardini are […]
Betfred USA Sports establishes their presence in Colorado with a new sportsbook and partnership with Denver Broncos
Betfred USA Sports announced the launch of its second U.S. sportsbook at Saratoga Casino in Black Hawk, Colorado.