Gambling Law Archive

The most resounding sentiment towards Microgaming, in my commodious experience, has nothing to do with age or game variety. It's no trivial matter. In fact, it may be their most honorable quality. It is that the name Microgaming aligns with unwavering online casino safety and security....
Ontario calls for competitive online gambling market. For decades now, Canadian iGaming laws have been classified in a “grey area” of the law, permeating within a shroud of uncertainty. The Criminal Code is written in such a way that gambling with offshore websites is not expressly legal or illegal, which, by technical standards, makes...
Those of you who remember those days will truly appreciate a new program known as Pay N Play. It's a digital payment platform that is revolutionizing the online casino industry. You may want to hold on to your seats when I tell you this next part... with Pay n Play, you'll never have to...
Ontario voices need for legal sports betting in Canada. Last year, the US reversed a quarter-century old law that gave states the right to legalize sports betting. One by one, states are taking the initiative to do so. Eight states now offer legal single-event wagering, three more plus Washington D.C. have passed bills to...
BC Invests in virtual sports betting to curb appetite for legalization. “Virtual” is a word we use a lot more in today’s modern, high-tech society than ever before. We have virtual reality programs that mimic real life experiences. We have virtual money (cryptocurrency) that pays for real products and services. And we have virtual...
Is gambling with cryptocurrency legal in Canada? Unless you’ve been dealing in digital currencies since their inception, it may be hard to believe that Bitcoin has been around for more than a decade already. The first Bitcoin block was mined on January 3, 2009, thus celebrating its 10th anniversary just last month. Yet, there...
Expert predicts Canada sports betting laws will evolve “within a year”. In May 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) rewrote history by overturning PASPA, an antiquated sports betting law that prohibited wagering on professional and amateur sports in 49 of the 50 US States—all but Nevada, of course. As major legal...
It doesn’t take skill to win slot machines… unless it happens to be one of these new skill slots games. A few years ago, talk of casino skill games was rampant, especially in the United States, where casinos feared gambling revenue would falter if they couldn’t attract millennials to the gaming floor. What better...
Gamer Tested, Apple Approved: Top iOS Casino Apps 2019 The new year is upon us, and modern technology is shaping the world like never before. So many markets have made the transition from the physical to digital space; some partially, others entirely. The gambling industry, among the largest, most lucrative businesses on the planet,...
Technology and legal challenges to shape 2019 online casinos. The online gambling business is one of the most unique industries to come along in a very, very long time. It’s comparable to the first true, gas-powered automobiles that hit the road in the late 1800s. It set a new standard for technology that’s continued...