Gambling has always been a state issue. In fact, until recently, the federal government could not overrule states’ decisions on moral issues, like whether gambling or marijuana should be made legal. The U.S. Supreme Court will probably use the New Jersey sports betting case to reset the balance in favor of states’ rights.Continue reading »
BLOG Gambling and the Law® ©June 28 , 2017 www.GamblingAndTheLaw.com Supreme Court Will Hear NJ Sports Betting Case The Supreme CourtContinue reading »
The real goal is regulation, and saving eSports from itself.
Betting on other people playing video games is different from betting on other
people playing football, in one major respect:
Die-hard fans believe that skins really are worth the market price. Of course they are, at that moment. And they will continue to be worth what they paid for them, until the market crashes, as it inevitably must – because neither the items nor their apparent scarcity are real.Continue reading »
Everyone in the gaming industry knows that Macau’s casinos suffered large downturns in revenue during the Mainland government’s corruption crackdown.Continue reading »
Gambling and the Law®: Are Daily Fantasy Sports Legal? Technology is speeding up changes in the world of gaming. ItContinue reading »
President Donald J. Trump’s greatest strength, his success as a businessman, is also his greatest weakness.
Take, for example, China.
For decades, the United States has had what looks like bizarre, self-contradictory positions toward the Peoples Republic of China and Taiwan…Continue reading »
To help save endangered wild elephants, my wife, Patricia; daughter, Lauren; son-in-law, Hamish; and I founded Day 6 Productions. I createdContinue reading »
Gambling and the Law®: What Should Daily Fantasy Sports Do Now? The two big Daily Fantasy Sports (“DFS”) operators, FanDuelContinue reading »
Gambling and the Law®: End Game for Daily Fantasy Sports? Daily Fantasy Sports is Rocky Balboa. Like Rocky in theContinue reading »