Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 15, 2013 Posted in Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

On Monday Caesars Interactive will detail the impending launch of their WSOP.com online poker room, which will become the second licensed online poker room in the Nevada market. The details will come via a media conference call where the company will layout the much-anticipated launch schedule as wellRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 17, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

On the official website, www.fulltiltpokerclaims.com, the Garden City Group (GCG) has announced that the claims process will begin on September 16, 2013, with players having 60 days to file their claims. The deadline for filing a submission will be November 15, 2013. Important Update About the Start ofRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 15, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, US Poker News | No Comments »

According to a report on Pokerfuse.com a spokesman for the Garden City Group (GCG) has stated that it expects to make an announcement regarding the timetable for Full Tilt Poker payments to US players by the end of this week; very welcome news for US players waiting forRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 02, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Chris Grove of OnlinePokerReport.com was the first person to throw cold water on the unknown source from the Garden City Group who claimed that Full Tilt Poker payments for US players were “at least a year off”, which he did on last week’s Rabbit Hunt podcast that heRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 01, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

On the same day two licensed online poker sites in Nevada produced some fairly big headlines as South Point Poker’s RealGaming.com website started registering players and Ultimate Poker dealt its 10 millionth hand of online poker since its launch on April 30, 2013. South Point Poker’s RealGaming.com takingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 04, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

After watching their proposed deal with the Atlantic Club Casino go up in flames –with vicious allegations fired by both sides culminating in legal actions—PokerStars is apparently ready to move on in their quest to reenter the US online poker market, as multiple outlets are reporting that theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 07, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

This week Representative Peter King (R-NY) introduced a new online gaming bill into the House of Representatives, called the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection and Enforcement Act of 2013. The bill is nearly identical to a bill introduced in 2011 by Representative John Campbell (R-CA) and is goesRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 07, 2013 Posted in Legal Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Well, this just got interesting. On Monday PokerStars via their parent company the Rational Group filed a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the Atlantic Club Casino – broken down to Resorts International Holdings, Eric Matejevich, Michael Frawley, RIH Propco and Irwin Apartment Trust. The TRO claims that theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 03, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

It was a bad week for PokerStars in the US, as the gaming giant saw its deal to purchase the Atlantic Club in New Jersey fall apart, and rival 888 win the sweepstakes to be the online gaming provider in Delaware. But this doesn’t mean PokerStars is givingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 30, 2013 Posted in Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Since the day the Nevada legislature legalized online poker in the state the race has been on among potential providers to be the first in the market, and after numerous postponements and missed launch dates, one room is now apparently ready to open its doors and start dealingRead Full Article