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WSOP '07: The "No Third Party" Shuffle
--A few months ago we flagged reports from Harrah's announcing that "third party" WSOP registrations would no longer be accepted if they came from "online pay-to-play poker sites that do business with U.S. residents.
Online Gambling, Marketing and Licensing
--As anyone who follows professional sports will tell you it’s all in the marketing.
U.S. Backing Itself Into A Corner?
--On March 30th 2007, the Geneva-based WTO (World Trade Organization) handed down its latest ruling in the ongoing dispute between Antigua/Barbuda and the USA over legality of U.S. Internet gambling restrictions.
UK Remote Duty May Mean "Let's Haggle"
--This past week brought some pretty heavy spring showers insofar as the UK gambling industry was concerned. The month started off well enough with the dropping of a ban on casino advertising, but bad news followed in two waves.
Doyle Brunson’s Book is ‘Memorable’
--How he remembers them I don’t know, but the man is a legend, so why worry? My Most Memorable Hands by Doyle Brunson (161 pages, paperbound, $14.95) is colorful, historical and informative.
Online Poker Gadgets
--If you haven’t guessed by now, online poker is immensely popular. The UIGEA might have curbed some peoples’ enthusiasm to the skill game, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t still checking, raising and going all-in.

Frank Challenging "Stupidest Law" Ever
--The London Financial Times reported this week that Barney Frank, the Democratic chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, will trying to repeal the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA), which was passed by the U.S. Congress last year.
EU Rules Against Gambling Protectionism
--In a recent EU Court of Justice ruling, Italy was told to stop filing legal actions against bookmakers from other European countries for operating betting shops within Italian borders.
USA: The Land Of Confusion
--The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act was intended to put a dent in online poker and sports betting in America; in fact, it would’ve stamped out the perceived vice altogether if the bill’s architects had their way.
Lawyer's Poker
--The idea behind LAWYERS’ POKER: 52 LESSONS THAT LAWYERS CAN LEARN FROM CARD PLAYERS (Oxford University Press: 2006) by Steven Lubert is simple: Take a bunch of poker stories and a roughly equal number of lawyer stories and mix them together to teach lessons about playing poker, practicing law and living a moral and fulfilling life.
Eight Tips for Online Gambling Newbies
--By now we've all heard about online gambling and poker playing and you're thinking you might want to give it a try. On your mark, get set, wait!
Antigua Dukes It Out With Heavyweight U.S.
--Remember Mike Tyson’s Punch Out for the Nintendo Entertainment System?
The Feds Reach Is Long With Gambling
--I had recently wrote an article ranting about the recent arrests of John Lefebvre and Steve Lawrence, both of Canada, who were taken into custody as owners of Netteller and jailed.
2006 Year-In-Review
--When people take stock of the year past, many emotions are usually evoked, after all a lot can happen in 365 days.

There was some good, some bad and definitely some ugly things that took place in 2006 as the face of the online gambling sector was weathered and worn by another turbulent year.
The Rise of The Mobile Machines
--Take a walk through the business district of any city and you will see a myriad of pint sized technological gadgets.

Palm Pilots, Cellular phones, iPods, MP3 players, hybrid versions, such as the Blackberry, and a various assortment of other toys are being used for business or for pleasure.
Internet Gambling Not Over Despite U.S. Law
--When President George W. Bush signed the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act in October, many reports gave the impression it sounded like the death knell for the multibillion-dollar Web-based gambling industry.
Roundup: Live Poker Tournaments in Europe and The UK
--In our latest installment of our "Round-up" series, we take a look at Poker in Europe, specifically the biggest and most renowned live Poker tournaments in the UK and on the continent.
Online Gambling Can Strike Back
--Although Jon Kyl and Bob Goodlatte—with the aid of Bill Frist—were successful in landing the first blow in the fight between those for and against online gambling, the pro side may be gearing up to launch a return salvo.
The 2005 Gambling Bill of Great Britain
--The machinations of U.S. lawmakers over their citizens’ future access to internet gambling facilities have tended to overshadow legislation that has already been passed and is currently being implemented in the United Kingdom. T
Value and Money Management
--Most sports bettors believe that selecting the winning team (versus the pointspread) is the most important aspect to successful sports wagering.
Going All-In During Poker
--There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that poker is as much a psychological game as it is a game of strategy and chance and seasoned vets employ a variety of techniques to gain the upper hand.
The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 Analyzed
--The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 was rammed through Congress by the Republican leadership in the final minutes before the election period recess.
Online Gambling Jurisdictions: Part II
--When discussing online casinos, it is very common to hear mention of the jurisdiction that a casino is licensed in: Antigua, Costa Rica, the Isle of Man, and so forth. But who are these guys?
Online gambling jurisdictions: Part I
--When discussing online casinos, it is very common to hear mention of the jurisdiction that a casino is licensed in: Antigua, Costa Rica, the Isle of Man, and so forth. But who are these guys?
Online Gambling Turns 10: Part II
--In the first segment of our two-parter on the 10 year history of online gambling, we looked at the early days of the industry, including the drive toward offshore licensing and brief liaison between internet gambling and online pornography.

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