Industry News of the Day for October 26, 2020

LEAD1 Virtual Summit:

The LEAD1 Virtual Summit kicks off tomorrow! Moderated by Jeff Ifrah, “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. Register now!

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  • Bloomberg, 10.23.20 – Intralot’s DC Online Gambling Contract Survives Challenge
    • Washington, D.C., brushed off a challenge to its July 2019 award of a $215 million no-bid contract to Intralot to operate the city’s online sports gambling system after the D.C. Court of Appeals held that the challenger lacks standing to bring the suit.



  • The Frederick News-Post, 8.23.20 – Worth The Gamble? Question Of Sports Betting In Maryland Goes To Voters
    • If Question 2 on Maryland ballots passes during the upcoming election, Maryland would join 14 states across the country that have already legalized sports betting, paving the way for legislation to be passed in the General Assembly in Annapolis and licenses to be awarded by the State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission.