Nevada and New Jersey are checking out gambling compacts; other states may follow
It will be the alliance that is biggest since America and Britain made up: Nevada and New Jersey the first two American states to legalize and regulate online video gaming could be developing an advertising alliance to make a larger Internet gambling audience.
‘I think it’s likely that in 2014 we’ll see a compact between New Jersey and Nevada,’ said MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren, who says his business and others want it are coming together to figure out how everyone could work to produce an online that is joint gambling between the two states. At the time of now, just Nevada and New Jersey are actively online or going to use the internet with casino and poker gambling (New Jersey just), therefore it would definitely broaden the gamer net until more states come up to speed.
Some casino operators feel that the potential online player population for Nevada is just too small without New Jersey in the mix.
‘We’ve really been concentrating on Nevada’s ability to compact along with other states, create more liquidity,’ stated Murren.
In order to make it happen, most of the bodies that are regulatory to spearhead the union as well, as Nevada State Gaming Control Board Chairman A.G. Burnett explained in an interview: ‘Nevada is striving to accomplish what it can in regards to compacts. We don’t jump in to the fire without having done a lot of careful research a Continue reading “”