Nov 13, 2014 |

DGE Approves Pala Interactive while PokerStars Continues to Wait

As 2014 comes to a close the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) is apparently playing a frustrating game of Red Light/Green Light with their iGaming licenses; a game that has somewhat surprised and frustrated the online poker community. On October 31, Pala Interactive was given the go ahead to launch an online gaming […]

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Oct 16, 2014 |

New Jersey DGE Is Courting Skill-Based Game Developers

Tuesday’s announcement by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement, publicizing that the DGE is now “approving skill-based games and is eager to receive skill-based game submissions for review,” has the potential to drastically alter the gaming industry, and could be another potential step towards Atlantic City’s eventual gaming resurgence. With the recent contraction of […]

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Jul 30, 2014 |

Amaya Receives Regulatory Approval for PokerStars Purchase

An all important step in the sale of PokerStars to Amaya Gaming was completed on Monday when Amaya announced it has “received all required approvals from the gaming regulatory authorities that currently license Rational Group Ltd.” according to a press release issued by the company. Amaya also announced they have received “conditional approval” to issue […]

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Jun 26, 2014 |

NJ DGE Already Reviewing PokerStars License Application

Could PokerStars be licensed in New Jersey even sooner than we expect? It looks like the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement is trying to get the licensing application completed before the ink on the sale to Amaya Gaming has even dried according to the latest reports. The talk around the proverbial campfire has the […]

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Apr 14, 2014 |

NJ DGE Issues Payout Ruling on Cancelled Borgata Event

After three months of scrutiny on the matter, the New Jersey Department of Gaming Enforcement released its final order Monday on how the remaining prizepool of Event 1 of the 2014 Borgata Winter Poker Open will be distributed, following its cancellation due to the introduction of fake chips. The $1,433,145 remaining in the prizepool will […]

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