News Articles Written By: Simon Turner

New Orleans Casino Employees Gain COVID-19 Job Protection

Employees that work in the casino sector of New Orleans have won job protections connected to the COVID-19 pandemic. The past year has not been one where people felt like they had job security. When the COVID-19 pandemic began, many employers had to... Read More

Wynn Resorts Set to Pay Game Dealers in $5.6m Settlement

Wynn Resorts must pay $5.6 million to 1,000 former and current table game dealers as part of a tipping case settlement. In the workforce, employment positions that accept tips can be tricky. There are rules and regulations to go by, both by the... Read More

Queens Community Leaders Hopeful for Resorts World Growth

Resorts World New York City is hopeful that legal changes will occur soon so that the venue can begin to offer full-scale casino gaming. In New York State, efforts are being made to allow for full scale casino gaming downstate. When gambling was... Read More

Las Vegas Casino Employees Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine

Nevada recently expanded its COVID-19 vaccination terms, allowing individuals who work in the Las Vegas casino and hospitality industry to receive the shot. After a year of dealing with the COVID-19 virus, there is finally a vaccination option for... Read More

UKGC Taking Action Against Caesars Casino Employees

After a fine was issued to Caesars Entertainment last year by the UKGC, the regulator has now decided to act on casino employees. It has been a year since the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) fined £13 million for license failings. Now, the regulator has... Read More

Macau Casinos Recovering After China Travel Policy Changed

Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts are starting to see recovery in Macau after the China travel quarantine policy was lifted. While casino operators based in the United States are struggling with the recovery process amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, those... Read More

COVID Hits US Commercial Gaming Industry Hard in 2020

The American Gaming Association has provided new data on 2020’s gaming industry, revealing that the commercial industry in the US saw its worst year since 2003. After the COVID-19 closures and restrictions issued to casinos across the United States,... Read More

BGC Reveals New Rules for Social Media and Gambling

In the UK, the Betting and Gaming Council has just announced new rules regarding social media accounts, football clubs, and gambling. The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) is the gaming industry standards body for the United Kingdom. The group often... Read More

Massive Turnout for Resorts World Las Vegas Job Openings

Resorts World Las Vegas recently opened the hiring process and received way more applications than they bargained for. It is not uncommon for a job opening to receive several applicants interested in the position. People are often looking for new work,... Read More

Big Changes This Year for Gambling Industry in the UK

The Gambling Commission continues to implement new restrictions within the gambling industry in an effort to protect players. Gambling in the United Kingdom looks a lot different these days than it did in the past. For quite some time now, the UK... Read More