FICCI organises two-day conference on regulating sports betting, top legal luminaries and gaming companies bat for gambling regulation

The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) organised a two-day conference on ‘Regulating Sports Betting and Sports Law in India’ on 12th and 13th October 2013 in New Delhi.  Though government representatives and invited Minister were conspicuous by their absence and did not want to take part …

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Mirch Entertainment Pvt Ltd to launch real money Indian poker website with open source software from Sweden despite legal ambiguities

Swedish software development company Cubeia has announced a collaboration with Indian gaming company Mirch Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. to make a foray into the Indian skill games market by launching a real money poker website as per the company’s official press release. Commenting on the development, Aditya Oberoi, Director of Mirch …

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New Jersey Sports betting law held unconstitutional by Third Circuit Court, decision to have impact on model of gambling regulation in India

The United States Third Circuit Court passed a split decision holding that the recently enacted New Jersey Sports Betting Regulation law conflicts with the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, 1992 (PASPA) and thus is unconstitutional; puncturing the states’ plan to earn millions of dollars of tax revenue from …

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NUJS hosts first of its kind conference on the Gaming and Betting industry, top professionals discuss social, legal and constitutional issues

The Constitutional Law Society and Sports Committee of National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) Kolkata in association with GLaws.in organised an interactive discussion session on the Betting and Gaming industry in India for students, lawyers and members of the general public. The aim of this session was to have a …

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As new Delta Corp Casino starts operations and Opposition alleges ‘casino scam’; Goa Deputy CM defends government stand on casinos [Exclusive]

Exclusive As Delta Corp started casino operations on its new vessel MV Horseshoe after securing all necessary compliances for transfer of its existing offshore casino license to a larger vessel,  opposition Congress government alleged a Rs. 431 crore casino scam in allowing transfer of offshore casino license to Delta Corp. …

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