At East Coast Gaming Conference, Sweeney Insists Atlantic City Is Alive and Well

At East Coast Gaming Conference, Sweeney Insists Atlantic City Is Alive and Well Atlantic City is ‘far, far from dead.’ That was the takeaway from the two-day East Coast Gaming Conference at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center this week, as keynote speaker New Jersey Senate President Jim Sweeney sought to reassure attendees that the city would endure. New Jersey State Senator Jim Sweeney, who spoke at this week’s...

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Caesars Entertainment Corp. Offers $4 Billion to CEOC Creditors, as Bankruptcy Drama Continues in Chicago

Caesars Entertainment Corp. Offers $4 Billion to CEOC Creditors, as Bankruptcy Drama Continues in Chicago A new Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CEC) reoranization plan from the attorneys for the gaming conglomerate was presented in a Chicago bankruptcy court this week, and this one promises that CEC will offer disgruntled creditors $4 billion to accept the new vision for its stricken main operating unit, Caesars Entertainment Operating Corp...

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Caesars Interactive Entertainment Could Be for Sale, But Will Bankruptcy Court Allow It?

Caesars Interactive Entertainment Could Be for Sale, But Will Bankruptcy Court Allow It? Caesars Interactive is being courted for a $4 billion takeover but a deal is not simply plain sailing for its embattled parent. Caesars Entertainment is considering the sale of its digital division, Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE), according to Bloomberg Technologies. Anonymous sources told Bloomberg Friday that the embattled casino giant had...

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Blatter Re-Elected As FIFA President, Soccer World Is In Turmoil

Blatter Re-Elected As FIFA President, Soccer World Is In Turmoil Sepp Blatter has been re-elected, but a World Cup boycott would be damaging for the betting industry. Sepp Blatter, the controversial head of FIFA, has been re-elected as president for the world soccer governing body. Despite years of condemnation, negative headlines, and the arrests of seven top FIFA officials on corruption charges, Blatter has ignored widespread demands their...

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Pennsylvania Senate Committee Talks Online Gambling

Pennsylvania Senate Committee Talks Online Gambling Mark Juliano of the Sands Casino in Bethlehem spoke out against online gambling at a Pennsylvania Senate hearing on Wednesday. The Pennsylvania Senate heard another round of discussion concerning the risk of on the web gambling in hawaii on Wednesday, being a committee heard information on the proposals that are multiple regulate the industry being currently sitting in their state...

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