Posts Tagged ‘UIGEA’

[Press Release] PPA Condemns Finalization of Internet Gaming Regulations (11/12/08)

By Poker Players Alliance
Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

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[UIGEA] Treasury, Fed Issue Final Rule on Unlawful Internet Gambling (11/12/08)

By Poker Players Alliance
Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

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Selected Coverage of UIGEA Regulations

By Poker Players Alliance
Monday, November 10th, 2008


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[UIGEA] US Deal Could Be Close – iGamingBusiness (10/20/08)

By iGamingBusiness.com
Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

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In America, a settlement between the US Department of Justice and certain European online gambling operators may be in sight just over two years after the passage of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA).

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[UIGEA] Banks in Holding Pattern While UIGEA Rules Fester – CardPlayer (10/17/08)

By Bob Pajich
Monday, October 20th, 2008

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It’s approaching two years since the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) was signed into law by President George Bush, and it’s still not clear how much the law will cost the banking industry, nor if it will do its intended job and end online wagering in the United States.

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Gaming: Anthony Cabot, Gaming Law Expert – Las Vegas Business Press (10/07/08)

By Valerie Miller, Las Vegas Business Press
Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

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As the economy continues its slide, casinos are increasingly going after unpaid gambling debts. And the man now sitting in the Las Vegas office of Lewis and Roca was instrumental in giving casino operators that option. Anthony Cabot authored the legislation in the 1980s allowing for collection. It is part of a long list of achievements for one of the state’s best-known gaming lawyers.

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[UIGEA] iMEGA Appeal Filed in US 3rd Circuit – iMEGA (09/29/08)

By Interactive Media Entertainment & Gaming Association (iMEGA)
Monday, September 29th, 2008

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Sept. 29, 2008 – Today, iMEGA filed its brief with the US Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, in the matter of iMEGA v. Keisler, et al. The suit challenges the constitutionality of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 (UIGEA), which prohibits US financial institutions from processing transactions between online gambling sites and US players, while shifting the determination, burden and cost of enforcement onto the financial institutions.

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[INTL] U.S. needs to get real about online gambling – Kansas City Star (09/22/08)

By Rick Alm, The Kansas City Star
Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

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Will international pressure from the formidable, 27-nation European Union finally push the United States into legalizing Web bookies and online casinos?

Maybe. And maybe sooner than later.

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[INTL] EU gambling firms see WTO case coming against U.S. – Reuters (09/18/08)

By Reuters
Thursday, September 18th, 2008

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WASHINGTON, Sept 17 (Reuters) – A dispute over U.S. enforcement actions against European Union online gambling companies could be headed to the World Trade Organization soon, an European industry group said on Wednesday.

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[UIGEA] Law professor joins iMEGA's UIGEA fight – PokerListings (09/05/08)

By Sarah Polson, PokerListings.com
Monday, September 8th, 2008

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iMEGA announced this week it has a new big gun helping the organization prepare its challenge of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act in the U.S. 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals.

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