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Senet appoints regulator Newson as head of gambling practice

Australian law firm, Senet, said it has appointed former regulator Paul Newson as head of its gambling practice. 

Sands cleared of responsibility for suicide victim

Macau’s second appeals court has cleared casino operator Sands China of any legal responsibility in relation to the suicide of one of its guests...

Donaco to appeal Cambodian arbitration court decision

Donaco International has filed an appeal against a decision made by a Cambodian arbitration court, which ruled in favor of the three Thai vendors...

Bekier defends the use of junkets

Star Entertainment Group chief executive Matt Bekier has defended the use of junkets, describing their use as a well-established feature of the gaming industry,...

Wynn fined $35.5 million by Massachusetts gaming regulator

Wynn Resorts has been fined $35 million for not disclosing sexual misconduct allegations against founder and former CEO Steve Wynn by Massachusetts gaming regulators...

Amax summons Greek Mythology administrator to court

The company behind the Greek Mythology casino has been summoned to court as part of an ongoing legal battle with Amax International Holdings, Macau...

Online companies eye India potential

India’s online gaming sector has seen a spate of acquisitions in recent months as operators position themselves for strong projected growth, despite the ongoing...

IMGL announces 2016 Autumn conference

The International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) has announced that its 2016 Autumn Conference will take place in Dublin, Ireland, on October 23-25, 2016. The...

Clear path to completion for stalled Baha Mar casino resort

The government of Bahamas says it has reached an agreement that will lead to the completion of a stalled Chinese-funded $3.5 billion hotel and...

Wynn Macau to defend lawsuits related to Dore scandal

Wynn Macau has been named a defendant in the Macau Court of First Instance by individuals who claim to be investors in or person...

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