Tag Archives: Anurag Dikshit
- US Department of Justice now says Wire Act applies only to sports betting
December 23, 2011
In a dramatic about-face that could have sweeping implications for the online gambling industry, the US Department of Justice now says that the 1961 Wire Act applies only to sports betting. It has long been the stated opinion of the DoJ that the Wire Act prohibited all forms of interstate...
- Ex-PartyGaming honcho Dikshit sentenced to one year probation
December 17, 2010
Christmas has come early for Anurag Dikshit in a New York courtroom. The 39-year old former PartyGaming exec, who pleaded guilty in 2008 to violating the US federal Wire Act by accepting online bets from US customers, was sentenced on Thursday to one year of probation. Dikshit had previously forfeited...
- Dikshit Sells Shares
January 27, 2010
Most gaming people are already aware of this move, but any opportunity you have to say the name Dikshit you have to take it... Hey Dikshit! Nice move Dikshit! Hope you don't regret it Dikshit! Dikshit! Dikshit! Read more.
- PartyGaming founder cuts and runs
January 26, 2010
Anurag Dikshit, one of the four founders of PartyGaming, is cutting his ties with the online gaming company. Far be it from me to question the thinking of a self-made billionaire but, erm, what the hell is this man playing at? PartyGaming are in the perfect position to take off...