Tag Archives: Jay Sayta
- In defence of the Digital India lucky draws
December 21, 2016
This is a guest contribution by Jay Sayta is the founder of glaws.in. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. There was an interesting opinion piece in The New Indian Express yesterday by my friend Vidushpat Singhania questioning the legality of two...
- Delta Corp in talks to buy Indian rummy site Ace2three.com
September 28, 2016
India’s largest gaming and hospitality company is reportedly negotiating a deal to acquire online rummy website Ace2three.com. Reports surfaced on Tuesday that Delta Corp. is in discussions to with Head Infotech Pvt. Ltd., which operates Ace2three.com. Jay Sayta of GLaws.In quoted a report from news channel ET Now, which suggested...
- New casino to open in India’s Sikkim state soon
April 13, 2016
A new casino is set to join the two other existing gambling establishments in the Sikkim state in the next two or three months, GLaw.in reported. According to the news outlet, Delta Corp, the largest and only publicly traded gaming and hospitality company in India, has partnered with Hotel WelcomHeritage...
- Indian state gov’t close to legalizing casinos in Maharashtra
January 11, 2016
India’s Maharashtra is finally laying the groundwork to act on a decade-old legislation that will legalize casinos in the state. The Maharashtra Casinos (Control and Tax) act was passed and published in July 1976, but the government has yet to make an announcement due to a fear of adverse public...
- Lessons for India from the Spanish lottery
December 29, 2015
Various sections of the Indian press reported a heartening story of how a penniless Senegalese immigrant got an astonishing Christmas present from the Spanish government. Ngame, a migrant who travelled on a boat from Morocco to Spain in 2007 and was rescued by Spanish officials, got the best surprise of...
- Mumbai could get casinos after law student uncovers 40-year-old statute
September 5, 2015
The Bombay High Court has ordered the government in the Indian state of Maharashtra to clarify its casino stance after it was revealed the state had passed casino legislation four decades ago. On Friday, the Court instructed the Maharashtra government to confirm whether or not it intended to implement the...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
India’s Supreme Court taking another look at sports betting
April 28, 2017