Industry News of the Day for November 9, 2020

iDEA Growth Member News:

  • The Washington Post, 11.9.20 – Golf Bet Big On Legalized Sports Gambling. It’s Paying Off (DraftKings)
    • On the sacred, storied grounds of Augusta National this week, the Masters will be played with darker foliage, no fans and an omnipresent logo that will get plenty of TV time, further highlighting golf’s headfirst dive into the sports gambling business.
  • SBC Americas, 11.9.20 – Amelco And Sportradar Partner Up In Tennessee With Action247
    • Sports betting software firm Amelco has partnered with Sportradar, the global provider of sports betting and sports entertainment products and services, to deliver a full platform and managed trading services (MTS) solution to online Tennessee operator Action247.

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Federal News:

  • Gambling Compliance, 11.9.20 – President-Elect Biden Likely To Dump Trump’s Wire Act Appeal (subscription paywall)
    • The new U.S. attorney general who will be chosen by President-elect Joe Biden to run the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is almost certain to abandon an appeal in federal court to enforce a Trump administration opinion that threatens the future of internet lotteries and mobile gambling.

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