꧁༺aaaaa༻꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/ The World's Trusted Gambling Authorityâ„?/description> Sat, 29 Jun 2024 21:20:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 //wordpress.org/?v=6.5.5 //uol999.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/cropped-gbn-favicon-512x512-1-1-32x32.png ╲⎝⧹aaaaa⧸⎠╱GamblingNews //uol999.net/ 32 32 ༺ཌༀaaaaaༀད༻GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/usmnt-vs-uruguay-2024-copa-america-odds-time-and-prediction/ //uol999.net/news/usmnt-vs-uruguay-2024-copa-america-odds-time-and-prediction/#respond Sat, 29 Jun 2024 21:18:51 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146523 After a 2:0 win over Bolivia in the first round, the United States men’s national soccer team lost 2:1 to Panama so the two are now competing for the No. 2 spot. In the final round of the group phase, Panama is favored to thrash hopeless Bolivia. What this means is that the USMNT players have no other option but to go for a win against group leader Uruguay.

USMNT vs. Uruguay 2024 Odds

MoneylineOdds
United States+150
Draw+220
Uruguay+195
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When, Where, and How to Watch?

  • Place: Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Date: Monday, July 1
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch: FOX

A Must-Win Game for the USMNT

The tournament hosts started their Copa America campaign with an easy 2:0 win over Bolivia. It sounds good, but the fact is that Bolivia is one of the weakest teams competing in this tournament. So, beating them isn’t much of an achievement.

This goes especially because the USMNT failed to beat Panama in the second round. In fact, the Americans lost 2:1. But truth be told, they played with 10 men for most of the game. Plus, one of their goals was ruled out due to an offside.

Despite a solid effort in that game, they ended up losing and are now in trouble. Given that Panama is almost certainly going to beat Bolivia, at least based on the Copa America odds, they have no other option but to try and beat the mighty Uruguay.

One reason to hope they can do it is that they’ll be the ones with fans supporting them. Another, perhaps even bigger reason to feel optimistic, is that Uruguay might play with several backups in the starting lineup.

Uruguay’s B-Squad to Take on the USMNT on July 1

After two rounds of the 2024 Copa America, Uruguay is at the top of Group C with six points and a score difference of 8:1. Given that score differential is the tiebreaker if two teams end on equal points, Uruguay has nothing to worry about.

Whatever happens in the final round, they will almost certainly advance to the quarterfinals. Even if they lost on Monday, they would probably get there from the No. 1 spot in the group. This is why coach Marcelo Bielsa might decide to give some of his men a day off.

USMNT vs. Uruguay Prediction

The USMNT will be without Timothy Weah who got red-carded in the previous game. All the other key players should be ready for kick-off. Over in the Uruguay locker room, the situation is similar, but we probably won’t see all of this team’s biggest stars start the match.

The USMNT vs. Uruguay game is of little importance for Uruguay so coach Bielsa will probably rest Darwin Nunes, Federico Valverde, and a few others. The big question is whether America’s best XI beat Uruguay’s second-best XI.

Based on the USMNT vs. Uruguay odds, the answer is no, but we do think the Americans can cause a sensation.

Pick: USMNT

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꧁༺༽༾ཊaaaaaཏ༿༼༻꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/france-vs-belgium-2024-euro-odds-time-and-prediction/ //uol999.net/news/france-vs-belgium-2024-euro-odds-time-and-prediction/#respond Sat, 29 Jun 2024 21:00:25 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146516 France has scored only two goals so far, with one scored by Kylia Mbappe from the penalty spot and one being an own goal by their opponents. Nevertheless, Didier Deschamps’s men are still favored to go far at the Euros.

Oddsmakers predict they will get past Belgium relatively easily. What do we think? Keep reading to see our predictions and top picks for Monday’s game.

France vs. Belgium Euro 2024 Odds

MoneylineOdds
France+100
Draw+225
Belgium+370
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When, Where, and How to Watch?

  • Place: Merkur Spiel-Arena in Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Date: Monday, July 1
  • Time: 12:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch: FOX

France Players Need to Perk Up

France still hasn’t scored a single goal from open play, but despite a couple of relatively poor performances, Les Bleus are still among the top Euro 2024 favorites. The trouble is that they’re on the side of the bracket where many other big favorites ended up, namely, Germany, Spain, and Portugal.

But this is no excuse for France to keep underperforming. This is a team with one of the best rosters not just in Europe but on the entire planet. The best thing is that all of their key men seem to be 100% fit and ready for takeoff.

This includes their biggest star Kylian Mbappe as well, who had to wear a protective mask in his last game due to a broken nose.

Belgium Should Feel Lucky to be in R16

Belgium advanced to the round of 16 of the Euros after finishing second in Group E with four points. What’s interesting is that each of the four teams from the group had the same number of points. It was Ukraine who ended up without advancing to the knockout stage due to a bad score difference.

Speaking of Ukraine, this team came very close to beating Belgium in the final round of the group phase. The game finished 0:0 but the Ukrainians had plenty of goal chances. This was particularly the case in the closing moments of the game, in which the Red Devils were practically defending with everything they had.

It was Belgium’s goalkeeper Koen Casteels who won the Man of the Match award, which is another fact showing how defensive the Belgians were in that game.

France vs. Belgium Prediction

Belgium has conceded only one goal so far and France has scored no goals from open play. However, we think that will change on July 1. Belgium just hasn’t played against such a powerful offense as the one Deschamps has at his disposal. Plus, the French are determined to show everyone what they’re made of.

Pick: France

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꧁❦༺aaaaa༻❦꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/betmgm-extends-newcastle-united-partnership-deal/ //uol999.net/news/betmgm-extends-newcastle-united-partnership-deal/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 17:05:52 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146513 Newcastle United, a professional soccer club in Newcastle, has extended its partnership with LeoVegas Group and its BetMGM betting brand. Originally formed last year, the deal will build on the successful relationship between the popular Premier League team and the leading betting operator.

Cementing BetMGM as Newcastle United’s official betting partner, the extended deal will deepen the two parties relationship and introduce new fan-oriented initiatives.

As before, the club will continue to promote its partner’s brand, allowing it to reach millions of soccer fans all over the world. As per the original deal, the gambling company’s brand will feature across St. James�Park’s LED boards, screens and advertising spaces.

Additionally, BetMGM has secured the rights to create exclusive content featuring the Magpies and their beloved players. Such activations will allow BetMGM to tap into the club’s fanbase while engaging Newcastle United aficionados with memorable content and experiences.

BetMGM UK has firmly cemented itself as one of Britain’s leading wagering companies. In addition to other perks, the company offers some of the largest jackpots in the UK gambling sector, with one of the biggest ones currently totaling £15.4 million.

The Deal Will Drive Brand Awareness and Fan Engagement

Newcastle United’s chief commercial officer, Peter Silverstone, was excited about the opportunity to deepen the club’s relationship with BetMGM. In an official statement, he said that the two parties have already enjoyed an exceptional first year together and are looking forward to continuing the partnership.

Silverstone noted that the Magpies have helped BetMGM to “drive brand awareness and engagement in key markets,�while underpinning its ambition to provide exceptional iGaming experiences.

This new agreement is testament to how effective the club’s profile and support have been to BetMGM, and we are delighted to enhance our support of one another on the next step of our exciting journeys.

Peter Silverstone, CCO, Newcastle United

Sam Behar, UK director at BetMGM, was similarly pleased about the partnership, expressing his delight about the opportunity to build on this “fruitful collaboration.�/p>

The club is incredibly ambitious, and their drive perfectly aligns with our Group’s core values. I can’t wait to get this season started and see Newcastle United continue on their journey.

Sam Behar, UK director, BetMGM

Speaking of BetMGM and the Euro 2024, a British bettor was inches away from hitting a $2.5 million prize with BetMGM UK. Unfortunately, Portugal failed to score the extra goal needed to make it a winning bet.

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༺ཉི།aaaaa།ཉྀ༻GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/uk-bettors-hesitant-to-back-their-national-team/ //uol999.net/news/uk-bettors-hesitant-to-back-their-national-team/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 16:21:08 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146510 Despite a strong start in the tournament, only a fifth of UK bettors are backing the Three Lions to win EURO 2024, according to new data from Entain. This insight reveals a significant lack of confidence among UK fans, even as England secured the top spot in Group C. While the team’s lackluster performance dissuaded most bettors, some still hope the team can pull through.

The Three Lions Struggled in the Early Stages

Entain’s analysis of UK and European sports betting data highlights that just 20% of UK bets are placed on England, showcasing a stark lack of support compared to other nations. Interestingly, the number of bets by UK customers has more than doubled (121%) for EURO 2024 compared to 2021. This surge indicates heightened engagement and greater confidence among fans in predicting the tournament’s outcome.

The most bet-on match so far has been England’s opening game against Serbia, where Jude Bellingham’s goal secured the only win for England thus far. However, a deeper analysis of Entain’s UK sportsbook (Ladbrokes and Coral) reveals a decrease in outright bets on England to win the tournament, dropping significantly from the tournament’s 2021 edition.

This decline reflects a growing skepticism among UK bettors following England’s underwhelming performance in the group stage. However, the tournament is still anybody’s game, with 21% of outright bets favoring England and 22% – Italy. Germany, the host nation, has attracted 14% of outright bets, while France, England, Germany, and Spain each have 13%.

Fan Sentiment May Not Reflect Actual Chances

In contrast to the UK, Portugal emerged as the most patriotic nation, with 60% of Portuguese punters backing their team. Spain follows with 49%, Germany with 44%, and France with 30%. Ronaldo remains the favorite to become the tournament’s top scorer, enjoying 76% support at home and over 20% in Germany and Austria.

Jamie MacDonald, head of sportsbook analytics at Entain, commented on the trends, noting that the data supported broader fan sentiment. However, he didn’t write England out despite its unimpressive start. MacDonald added that the Three Lions still had time to find their stride as the team enters the Round of 16 this weekend.

We love seeing our customers excited, having fun, and being entertained �that’s what this tournament is all about.

Jamie MacDonald, Entain head of sportsbook analytics

Despite tepid home support, England has a chance to reignite faith and passion among their fans with robust performances in the coming rounds. It is important to remember that betting trends represent only one part of Euro 2024. The tournament undoubtedly holds many surprises and exciting moments, perfectly demonstrating the unpredictability and excitement at the core of soccer’s enduring global popularity.

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꧁❦༺aaaaa༻❦꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/woman-forgets-about-gifted-ticket-finds-a-surprise-au25k-win/ //uol999.net/news/woman-forgets-about-gifted-ticket-finds-a-surprise-au25k-win/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 14:47:28 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146506 A woman who received several tickets as a gift for Mother’s Day last month completely forgot about them only to find out that she had won AU$25,000 ($16,700). The case involves an unnamed woman from Launceston, the fifth-largest inland city in Australia, who unknowingly sat on the hefty win for nearly two months before realizing that she had won one of the top prizes from The Lott’s popular game Instant Scratch-Its.

The winning tickets of the lucky woman were purchased as a gift at Shearwater IGA, 30 Shearwater Boulevard, Shearwater. The woman received several $2 Prize Piggy Instant Scratch-Its tickets for Mother’s Day early in May.

When asked by The Lott, the lucky winner said that her children gifted her the scratch-off tickets but at the time she didn’t know how to check them. “I scratched one and forgot about the rest,” said the lucky winner. She then stuck the remaining lottery tickets to her fridge and left them.

More than a month later, the Launceston woman decided to scratch off the rest of the tickets only to find out that she had won one of the game’s top prizes. “I phoned my son and I said to him, ‘Remember those scratchies you guys gave me for Mother’s Day? Well, I won $2 and then $25,000!‘ The phone went dead silent,” explained the lucky lottery player.

A Surprise Awaits the Winner’s Friends and Family

Jeremy Kode, a representative of Shearwater IGA, the retail outlet that sold the winning ticket, revealed that it is exciting to see the venue sell one of the top prizes from the popular lottery game. “We’re really pleased to have sold a top prize Instant Scratch-Its ticket and have been letting all of our customers know about the good news,” he added.

When asked what she intends to do with the lottery win, the lucky woman said that she decided to gift each of her three children AU$5,000 ($3,300).

She said that she would also organize a surprise for her friends by booking a getaway. “They won’t know what’s hit them. We’ll have to open the bottle of champagne to celebrate,” she revealed.

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꧁༺aaaaa༻꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/tribal-gaming-soars-to-new-heights-with-record-revenues/ //uol999.net/news/tribal-gaming-soars-to-new-heights-with-record-revenues/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 14:33:00 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146500 A recent landmark announcement at the Wisconsin Gaming Regulators Association Summer Conference in Green Bay, Wisconsin, saw National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) acting chairwoman Sharon M. Avery and vice-chair Jeannie Hovland reveal that the gaming revenue for fiscal year (FY) 2023 has reached an all-time high. These results mark a positive trend for the sector, which can expect enduring success.

All Jurisdictions Performed Admirably

Tribal gaming operations have demonstrated remarkable resilience and adaptability, achieving a gross gaming revenue (GGR) of $41.9 billion, marking the highest figure in Indian gaming history. The NIGC reported that the FY 2023 GGR increased by $1 billion, or approximately 2.4%, over the previous fiscal year’s record of $40.9 billion.

The GGR figure originates from the audited financial statements of 527 gaming operations, representing 245 tribes across 29 states. All eight regions monitored by the NIGC showed an increase in revenue compared to FY 2022, underscoring tribal gaming’s enduring strength and appeal as the sector still retains substantial growth potential.

Tribal governments and licensed operations have continuously adapted to technological advancements and evolving consumer preferences, offering new and innovative gaming experiences that attract and retain customers. This significant growth is a testament to their strength and innovation as they successfully navigated the challenges posed by the pandemic and emerged stronger.

Tribal Operators Will Continue to Excel

Acting chairwoman Sharon M. Avery praised the tribal gaming industry’s resilience and ingenuity, highlighting how a robust regulatory framework and diverse tribal gaming enterprises can generate sustained growth. She remained optimistic regarding the sector’s prospects and was confident that the ever-changing gaming landscape would not deter tribal operators from achieving further growth through safe and sustainable offerings.

This steadfastness will ensure that tribal gaming remains a valuable resource for continued economic sustainability in tribal communities.

Sharon M. Avery, NIGC acting chairwoman

Vice-chair Jeannie Hovland also commended the hard work and dedication of industry stakeholders. She lauded the tribes�resilience in the face of rising market challenges and increasing competition. Hovland noted that tribal operators remained a substantial boon for their nations, fulfilling one of IGRA’s primary objectives.

I congratulate the industry regulators, operators, and tribal leadership on another successful year.

Jeannie Hovland, NIGC vice-chair

As tribal gaming operations continue to innovate and adapt, they are poised to remain a cornerstone of economic development and sustainability for tribal communities across the United States. Their solid regulatory foundation and commitment to meeting customer needs should help them navigate industry challenges and continue their upward trajectory.

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༄༊aaaaa࿐GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/seattle-man-has-gut-feeling-after-buying-scratch-ticket-wins-2m/ //uol999.net/news/seattle-man-has-gut-feeling-after-buying-scratch-ticket-wins-2m/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 14:30:35 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146502 A Seattle lottery player has won a whopping $2 million jackpot prize with a Chrome Scratch ticket, according to Washington’s Lottery news release dated June 27.   

“Positive Gut Feelingâ€?After Ticket Purchase 

The man said he had a “positive gut feeling�after he bought his ticket in WA after straying away from purchasing a ticket on his regular, go-to lottery game, Powerball

The man, who has remained anonymous, explained that he exited his workplace and went to Safeway to make his usual Friday Powerball purchase but ended up buying a $30 Chrome Scratch ticket instead. 

His change of heart, according to lottery officials, brought him a peculiar gut feeling while he was walking out to his vehicle. 

After he optimistically scratched the ticket right in the parking lot, he was stunned to discover that he had won the $2 million jackpot.

“Intuition Proved Correct�/h2>

In the same press release, lottery officials explained the Seattle man’s “intuition proved correctâ€?as his scratch ticket ended up being worth the top prize of the game. 

The fortunate winner immediately returned home and broke the big news to his longtime girlfriend, who joined him in his shock and celebratory mood. 

Now, the couple who spent the weekend talking over what they should do with the newfound fortune that was bestowed upon them is getting ready to go on their dream vacation to the Swiss Alps and Copenhagen. 

They also want to invest some of it and save the rest to put a down payment on a home.

Scratch-off tickets sold by Washington’s Lottery cost between $1 and $30. They each feature different prizes that vary in size.

The exact number of prizes available in a certain game is based on the number of tickets that the lottery has printed, tested, distributed, and sold, as well as the number of tickets that have been claimed by winning players.

In 2023, another fortunate player in Seattle’s suburb won a $754.6 million Powerball prize.

Earlier this month, a $600,000 lotto jackpot went to a lucky player in Montgomery County, continuing June’s streak of big jackpot wins in North Carolina, further showing how luck comes to active players. 

Last month, a ticket in South Dakota was just one number short from making history by winning $284 million via the Mega Million lottery game.

Earlier in June, an Illinois player scooped up a mind-blowing $560 million Mega Millions jackpot.

]]> //uol999.net/news/seattle-man-has-gut-feeling-after-buying-scratch-ticket-wins-2m/feed/ 0 ꧁༺aaaaa༻꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/ksa-raises-fines-for-illegal-gambling-terminals/ //uol999.net/news/ksa-raises-fines-for-illegal-gambling-terminals/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 14:03:36 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146497 The Dutch Gambling Authority (Kansspelautoriteit/KSA) unveiled a tightening of its fine policies for gambling terminals. According to the regulator, the old policies were outdated, prompting the need for change.

According to the KSA, the new rules outline a significant increase in the fine size. Whereas fines for the illegal provision of gambling terminals ranged from EUR 7,500 to 20,000 (approximately $8,000-21,400) per device, violators will now have to pay between EUR 25,000 and 100,000 ($27,000-$107,000) per device instead.  

The fine can vary based on various circumstances. Repeated offenses, previous warnings or allowing minors to gamble are all reasons to increase the fine, the regulator reasoned. The KSA further noted that its fine for such machines does not take into account whether they were used wholly or partly as gambling terminals.

The original policy was introduced in 2014 and no longer aligns with the state of the gambling market and the economy as a whole.

The KSA explained that gambling terminals, which are sometimes also referred to as internet terminals or football terminals, are devices that players can use to gamble. However, these devices, the regulator added are “almost always illegal.�/p>

The Netherlands, for context, allows licensed operators to offer slot machines to their guests. However, the country defines gambling terminals as a separate type of machine.

The KSA expressed concern about the proliferation of such devices, noting that portable devices such as laptops and mobile phones are making up an increasingly large share of the gambling terminal market.

The KSA Continues Its Regulatory Journey

The Kansspelautoriteit has been hard at work cracking down on unlicensed gambling amid concerning harm rates in the Netherlands. The authority’s goal is to channel consumers toward the regulated market while making sure that said market is fair and balanced.

To that end, the KSA continues to issue fines to those who violate the country’s strict laws on gambling. This may include both licensed operators that commit offenses and companies that have no license at all.

For example, the regulator just recovered penalty payments from L.C.S. Limited and Blue High House S.A., two unlicensed operators that previously faced financial sanctions for offering unauthorized games of chance to Dutch players.

In other news, a number of Dutch players recently launched lawsuits against gambling operators, asking them to refund their lost bets. The plaintiffs argue that the operators they played with lacked a license at the time of the bets, meaning that the wagers should be voided. As instances of such lawsuits increased in number, Dutch courts asked the Supreme Court for clarity.

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꧁༺△aaaaa△༻꧂GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/gig-names-christian-uhrenholt-as-gentoo-media-cfo/ //uol999.net/news/gig-names-christian-uhrenholt-as-gentoo-media-cfo/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 13:26:17 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146493 Gaming Innovation Group (GiG), the leading technology company that supplies iGaming operators with solutions, services and products, strengthened its affiliate business with the addition of Christian Uhrenholt. On Friday, the company announced it appointed the executive with extensive experience to the role of chief financial officer (CFO) of Gentoo Media, its successful affiliate business.

The recent appointment comes after earlier this month, GiG confirmed the rebranding of GiG Media to Gentoo Media. This marked an important part of the company’s strategy to propel the growth of its affiliate business separately from GiG’s Platform and Sportsbook division.

Uhrenholt brings solid experience to Gentoo Media. As a CFO, he will oversee the company’s financial department. The newly appointed exec will support Gentoo Media’s business development.

Moreover, his priorities will include providing guidance and overseeing strategic investor relations as well as M&A opportunities. Undoubtedly, his track record, extensive experience and strong financial background will help Uhrenholt in his new role as CFO.

I am delighted to join Gentoo Media in this existing phase of the company’s history.

Christian Uhrenholt, CFO at Gentoo Media

Sharing his excitement, the executive said that it is thrilling to join the company at such a milestone moment in its growth. Moreover, the executive pointed out: “The strong ambitions in the business are notable, and I am dedicated to further supporting the continued evolution of the business, cementing Gentoo Media’s leading position in the industry.”

Another Important Step in Gentoo Media’s Growth Plan

Jonas Warrer, Gentoo Media’s CEO and GIG’s acting group CEO, spoke about the importance of the latest senior-level appointment. He predicted that Uhrenholt would help Gentoo Media continue to grow. Finally, Warrer said: “I am confident that his arrival will bolster the leading position we have in iGaming affiliation.”

Christian’s appointment is another significant step forward for Gentoo Media, helping us reach the high growth targets we have set for the business.

Jonas Warrer, CEO of Gentoo Media and acting group CEO of GiG

Throughout his career, Uhrenholt proved himself as a leader who focuses on solid results. He has a track record in corporate finance and audit, an experience that is relevant to his most recent role with Gentoo Media. Before joining the company, Uhrenholt was a part of recognizable businesses where he held a number of key senior-level roles.

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༺ཌༀaaaaaༀད༻GamblingNews //uol999.net/news/ftc-dismisses-mgms-legal-challenge-to-its-investigation/ //uol999.net/news/ftc-dismisses-mgms-legal-challenge-to-its-investigation/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2024 13:22:52 +0000 //uol999.net/?p=146494 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has dismissed MGM Resortsâ€?/strong> challenge to an investigation into its data security protocols. While the casino and hospitality powerhouse alleged due process violations, the FTC filed a motion to dismiss these claims.  

For context, the FTC issued a civil investigative demand (CID) into the operator’s business in the wake of the data breaches it suffered recently. Between 2019 and 2023, MGM Resorts�systems were compromised on three separate occasions, resulting in leaked customer information.

However, MGM Resorts refused to comply with the demand, instead launching a lawsuit in which it sued the FTC in the DC District Court over alleged due process violations.

The FTC was unfazed by this and filed a motion to dismiss the claims. According to the commission, the DC District Court lacks the jurisdiction to hear MGM’s claims. Additionally, the FTC added that MGM has failed to “invoke a cognizable cause of action or state a plausible claim for relief.â€? 

Last but not least, the commission noted that MGM’s allegations do not constitute due process violations.

The FTC concluded that MGM had simply refused to comply with the demand and preemptively sued the commission. MGM’s suit fails, however, both for lack of subject matter jurisdiction and for failure to state a claim for relief.

Simply put, MGM has refused to comply with the demand. Instead, MGM preemptively sued the Commission for pre-enforcement declaratory relief.

FTC statement

MGM Is Still Coping with the Cyberattacks

As mentioned, MGM suffered a chain of devastating cyberattacks, the last of which came in September 2023. As customer data was compromised, regulators became concerned with the company’s safety protocols and its ability to protect its consumers.

Players were just as concerned with some filing lawsuits against MGM, accusing the company of allowing the hackers to steal their personal information. The last such suit was filed by the personal injury law firm THE702FIRM Injury Attorneys, which claimed that BlackCat hackers caused irreparable damage to the MGM loyalty program’s members.

While high-profile members of Scattered Spider, the group believed to be behind the September 2023 attack, were eventually arrested, MGM Resorts is still struggling to recuperate.

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