New Orleans Casino Announces Sports Deal 

Harrahs Casino in New Orleans has announced deals with two of the city’s major league sports franchises in a landmark partnership.   Under the terms of the deal, the casino property will become the official casino partner for the NFL franchise the New Orleans Saints and the NBA team the New Orleans Pelicans.   Speaking about the deal, the president of the New …

Pennsylvania Casinos Fined More Than $200,000 

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has imposed significant fines on two casinos in the state over breaches in the rules regarding underage gaming and underage access to alcohol. The two casinos, which are operated by Mount Airy and Mountainview Thoroughbred Racing Association, have been hit with total fines of $210,000 for the violations.   The stringent penalties were approved by the Board at a public meeting between the PGCB’s Office of Enforcement Counsel and the two casino operators involved.   Mountainview Thoroughbred …

Scientific Games Settles with Shuffle Tech

Gaming software developers Scientific Games (SG) have reached a settlement with a group of plaintiffs, including Shuffle Tech International, in a $335 million antitrust lawsuit.   The company was required to pay that sum by a decision made in August this year, but under the terms of the settlement, Scientific Games will pay $151.5m, which is 45 per cent of the original fine, along …

LeoVegas Focused on Spanish Market

Sweden-based online gambling company LeoVegas AB, is focused on gaining a foothold in the Spanish betting market next year.   According to an update issued to stakeholders on Friday, the Stockholm-listed company is targeting the Spanish sector for the first quarter of 2019. The company has confirmed that it has applied for a DGOJ Licence to provide casino and online sports betting …

Spiffbet Launch Joker-5 Game

Gambling game developer Spiffbet has linked-up with Jokerbet to re-launch its Take5 live game for the Spanish market. The game has been rebranded as Joker-5 for the new launch, to increase its appeal with Spanish players and to emphasise the link with Jokerbet.  The innovative mobile game gives players the ability to choose a football match and make a bet if they think that there will be a goal during the next five minutes. …