Tag Archives: intrastate poker network
- US Digital Gaming announces Jon Richmond as new CEO
June 22, 2011
US Digital Gaming (USDG) has announced the appointment of Jon Richmond, a former senior exec at Fox Interactive and Walt Disney, as CEO. Co-founder Richard Baskin, who had been acting as interim CEO, can now forget the day-to-day drudgery of being CEO of a company that doesn’t really do anything...
- Nevada bill would share online poker liquidity with other jurisdictions
March 10, 2011
A day after the Nevada Gaming Control Board (GCB) approved the suitability of the relationship between Caesars Entertainment and 888 Holdings’ subsidiary Dragonfish, a bill (BDR 41-657) that would legalize online poker has been introduced in the Nevada State Assembly. Majority Whip William Horne (D-Las Vegas) put forth the bill,...
- Vegas professor says intrastate poker is like a camel’s nose
July 24, 2010
William Eadington is an economics professor at the Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming at the University of Nevada, Reno. In a lengthy Q&A session with the Las Vegas Sun, Eadington addresses a wide range of issues, including (a) why the state of Nevada needs to be...
- Does Sen. Wright have the right poker plan for California?
May 29, 2010
On Tuesday, State Sen. Rod Wright will unveil his bill to bring legal online poker to millions of Californians. Wright's plan would see the state award five-year contracts to up to three California-based operators to run legal online poker websites. This differs significantly from the intrastate network that California's Morongo...