Tag Archives: Blue Monday
- Leovegas Tackles Blue Monday with #orangefunday Coffee and Chocolate
January 19, 2016
LeoVegas is making the most of Blue Monday with a PR campaign utilising press, social media and experiential activity as it looks to cheer up those feeling the most glum. The mobile casino is focusing its efforts on Manchester and Leeds after research it conducted at the start of the...
- Seized Blue Monday online gambling domain names put up for sale
September 2, 2012
It’s now officially September, meaning Christmas is less than four months away, and if you’re stuck for ideas as to what to get the online gambling executive who has everything, why not consider a nice .com online gambling domain? (Beats a sweater, any day.) As initially reported by TheDomains.com, nine...
- BetED’s Darren Wright sentenced to probation, fined $100k
July 20, 2012
Darren Wright, former employee of defunct online sportsbook BetED.com, has been sentenced to two years of probation and fined $100k after pleading guilty on Monday in Maryland District Court to ‘conducting an illegal gambling business’. Court documents obtained by @DavidPurdum indicate that Wright was spared the harshest possible sentence –...
- QuickTender ‘in transit’ funds located; Feds used LinkedIn to snare poker players
July 29, 2011
While payment processor QuickTender/UseMyWallet has begun refunding players’ funds that were caught in limbo following the Blue Monday indictments, only those funds that had been declared ‘cleared’ were making their way back to players’ bank accounts. The other funds, which QuickTender defined as having been seized ‘in transit,’ were thought...
- Will scandal-wary advertisers shun Covers.com like they do News of the World?
July 7, 2011
Revelations that UK tabloid News Of The World hacked into voicemail accounts belonging to murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, plus relatives of victims of London’s 7/7 terrorist attacks and of British soldiers killed in Afghanistan continue to astound and revile the UK public. The furor has led to a growing list...
- Did online gaming stiff joint Covers.com shut down second US-facing sportsbook?
June 25, 2011
On Thursday, representatives of the Costa Rican citizens formerly employed by defunct online sportsbook betED met with Costa Rican lawyer Osvaldo Madriz Ramírez of the firm BDS Asesores. At issue was the unpaid severance legally owed to betED’s ex-employees as a result of the company's abrupt shutdown following the Blue...
Covers.com leading their readers to the slaughter house once again?
September 13, 2011
BetOnline.com, Dalton Wagner’s BetonSports.com Baby
September 12, 2012