All Posts By Dan Katz

Dutch Gambling Authority Warns Operators to Stop Using Role Models in Ads Ahead of June 30 Deadline

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Goal is to protect young people Dutch-licensed gambling operators have two weeks to be sure “role models” are no longer pitching their services. The Dutch Gambling Authority, Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), has reminded both operators and advertising agencies that the new rules against using role models in advertising goes into effect on June 30. the ban targets people ...

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2022 World Series of Poker in Full Swing At Its New Digs

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102 total bracelet events The 2022 World Series of Poker is underway, the first WSOP to be played under what one would consider “normal” conditions since 2019. Except for a last-minute hybrid online/live Main Event, the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancelation of the 2020 WSOP and last year’s was delayed to the fall and had ...

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Mark Davis, Chance Kornuth Win Their First World Poker Tour Titles

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Made for television Two World Poker Tour (WPT) events concluded this week, both featuring delayed final tables of tournaments that began earlier this spring. And both tournaments – the 2022 WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown (SHRPS) and 2022 WPT Choctaw – also featured first-time WPT champs: Mark Davis and Chance Kornuth. filmed for television at ...

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GGPoker Giving Out Mini Sponsorships in ‘Patch Me Up’ Promo

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For the regular guy Typically, online poker sponsorships are reserved for top pros, for famous poker players. GGPoker, the largest online poker room in the world, is changing that, giving regular players an opportunity to have their live event buy-ins paid for by the site. The “Patch Me Up” promotion isn’t doling out traditional poker room ...

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Tabcorp Shareholders Approve Company’s Demerger Into Separate Lottery, Wagering Businesses

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Vote wasn’t even close Tabcorp, Australia’s largest gambling company is a significant step closer to splitting up its business. On Thursday, Tabcorp shareholders approved the “demerger” of the company, leaving it to the Supreme Court of New South Wales to give a final thumbs-up. A court hearing is scheduled for May 20; there are no ...

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