Tag Archives: Gaming Policy Committee
- A Regulated US Online Gambling Market – The End of US Affiliates as we know it?
August 1, 2012
US-facing gambling affiliates got the Christmas present they’d always wanted late last year and it came from the one place they didn’t expect a lot – the U.S. Department of Justice. Any that follows the industry got very excited indeed when it was revealed that the 1961 Wire Act didn’t...
- Nevada approves Shuffle Master, threatens Caesars, anticipates online poker
July 26, 2012
The Nevada Gaming Commission (GC) has approved the online poker technology provider license application by US gaming device maker Shuffle Master Inc. Earlier this month, the Nevada Gaming Control Board (GCB) okayed Shuffle Master’s bid, leaving only the GC’s stamp of approval to seal the deal. Shuffle Master becomes only...
- Nevada committee meets Wednesday; online poker affiliates will need licenses
July 24, 2012
On Wednesday, the Nevada Gaming Policy Committee (GPC) will hold its fourth meeting since Gov. Brian Sandoval reconstituted the long-dormant body to assist the state’s bid to become the country’s one-stop shop for online poker regulation. Among the items up for discussion this week are “maintaining Nevada’s role as the...
- Nevada Gaming Policy Committee holds first meeting on future of online poker
March 29, 2012
Online poker was front and center on Wednesday at the first meeting of Nevada’s reconstituted Gaming Policy Committee. Gov. Brian Sandoval resurrected the dormant body specifically to deal with Nevada’s moves toward instituting an intrastate online poker system, for which the state has already received two-dozen or so license applications....
- Sandoval names Gaming Policy Committee members; MGM goes deeper in debt
January 12, 2012
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has revealed the identities of the state’s revived 11-member Gaming Policy Committee. The Associated Press reports that the five members appointed at Sandoval’s discretion are: Boyd Gaming Corp. CEO Keith Smith; MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren; Sallie Becker of Bomas Grill in Las Vegas; Reno attorney...
- Sandoval Gaming Policy Committee revival has three main aims
November 14, 2011
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval wants the state to preserve its place atop the country’s gaming industry and announced last week this would be done by reviving the state’s Gaming Policy Committee (GPC). One of the main issues that the Committee will look at is “the world of the Internet” and...
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