Industry News of the Day for October 23, 2020

LEAD1 Virtual Forum

Next Tuesday, the LEAD1 virtual forum titled, “A Whole New Ballgame: Implications of Legalized Sports Betting for College Athletics,” will debate the surrounding issues with respect to legalized sports gambling including the current legislative landscape, ancillary regulatory issues, mobile betting, sports betting partnerships on campuses, the evolution of professional sports leagues on the issue, the impact of COVID-19, and more. Join us, October 27th!



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  • Gambling Compliance, 10.23.20 – Virginia Tribe Not Buying Cordish’s Denial Of Casino Opposition (subscription paywall)
    • A gaming turf war may be on the verge of erupting between the border states of Maryland and Virginia as voters prepare to go to the polls on November 3 to decide if four new casinos should be developed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.




  • Gambling Compliance, 10.23.20 – Nevada Regulators License First Tribal Casino In Las Vegas History
    • The Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC) on Thursday unanimously approved Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment’s (MGE) license application to become the first tribe to operate a casino in Las Vegas since gaming was legalized in the state in 1931.