Tag Archives: tilman fertitta
- NCLGS draft online regulation guidelines; Fertitta says online gambling “a bust”
May 17, 2014
The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) has come up with a unified set of standards for states considering legalizing online gambling. The NCLGS released its Draft Policy Framework for the Regulation of Internet Gambling (read it here) that will be considered when the NCLGS State-Federal Relations Committee...
- Sands’ Adelson tops gaming interests on Forbes list of rich Americans
September 19, 2013
Oh, the irony. On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced it was fining Las Vegas Sands’ Sands Bethlehem casino $56k for four separate incidents in which underage individuals were found to be wagering with youthful vigor on Sands’ gaming floor. The four incidents occurred between February and June of...
- Massachusetts online gambling bill; Nevada casinos lose $1.2b; Fertitta fined
January 24, 2013
Following up on Massachusetts State Treasurer Steven Grossman’s December call for legislation to allow the state lottery to take its action online, state Senator Jennifer Flanagan has filed a bill that, if all goes well, could have Massachusetts residents gambling online later this year. While the bill’s full text has...
- Gamblers reject Golden Nugget’s offer to keep unshuffled card winnings
September 9, 2012
The 14 gamblers who took Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino for $1.5m in April after a stack of unshuffled cards was mistakenly loaded into a mini-baccarat dealing shoe have declined Nugget owner Tilman Fertitta’s offer to keep their winnings in exchange for dropping their lawsuits against the casino. Last Friday,...
- Golden Nugget loses unshuffled card case, gamblers get to keep $1.5m
September 1, 2012
Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino says it won’t fight a court order requiring it to payout $1.536m to 14 gamblers who were the beneficiaries of an unshuffled deck of cards. The gamblers were playing mini-baccarat at the casino on April 30 when a fresh batch of cards was loaded into...
Volumes at Atlantic City show we’re deep into the boom
April 18, 2017