Ultimate Poker is laughing last - at least for now 3 Jun 2013
Ultimate has dealt more than 2.25 million hands of poker since its launch. That's just games with players in Nevada. Potential players from all 50 states and 28 countries have opened Ultimate Poker accounts.
Glitch that allowed WSOP gambling website to accept wagers corrected 31 May 2013
Caesars Interactive Entertainment, which operates the World Series of Poker, informed gaming regulators of the error.
Top-10 brick-and-mortar and online gambling partnerships to watch in the U.S. 22 Apr 2013
As more states consider joining Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey in regulating online gambling, solid partnerships between brick-and-mortar and online gambling companies will become essential to success in the gaming industry.
New Jersey: Caesars Entertainment applying for Internet gambling licence 17 Apr 2013
Caesars Interactive Entertainment is applying for an internet gambling licence in New Jersey.
888 Poker teams with Caesars Interactive Entertainment for WSOP APAC and WSOP Europe 3 Apr 2013
The new sponsorship will see 888 Poker as a primary sponsor of the upcoming 2013 WSOP Asia Pacific and WSOP Europe TV shows distributed globally.
European operator 888 clears hurdle for offering online poker in Nevada 7 Mar 2013
The Nevada Gaming Control Board voted to recommend approval of the application of 888 Holdings Plc for a state interactive gaming license at a hearing scheduled for March 21.
Regulators' chief signed onto Caesars system to see how it worked 21 Dec 2012
Gaming Commission Chairman Pete Bernhard said he signed onto the Caesars Interactive-owned Playtika social gaming website recently to familiarize himself with how the business operates.
Nevada Gaming Control Board approves Caesars group for online poker website 6 Dec 2012
The Gaming Control Board tentatively approved Caesars Interactive Entertainment to operate online poker in Nevada.
Caesars Interactive Entertainment, ACTV8.me launch app for WSOP broadcasts 2 Oct 2012
ESPN's coverage of the World Series of Poker continues tonight at a special time – 9:30 p.m. ET. And for the first time, viewers can play along at home predicting player hands and a whole lot more.
Fitch downgrades Caesars to negative outlook 6 Sep 2012
Fitch Ratings Service said Wednesday it downgraded its view on Caesars Entertainment Inc. from stable to negative, hinting that the casino operator could look at Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as a method to restructure its sizable debt.
Caesars sells part of interactive gaming subsidiary 4 Apr 2012
Caesars Entertainment sold an undisclosed percentage of its interactive gaming subsidiary to its partner in two Ohio casinos for $60.8 million, the company disclosed late Monday.
Casino companies want U.S. rules for online gaming 6 Mar 2012
Land-based companies like Caesars Entertainment that once viewed online gambling as a threat are now lobbying for federal regulation of the industry.
Caesars releases 2012 WSOP schedule 1 Feb 2012
Caesars Interactive Entertainment has released the much-anticipated 2012 World Series of Poker schedule, and with several new events, a few lower buy-ins and some tweaks to the $10,000 Main Event, poker players have plenty to digest.
888 reaches software agreement with Caesar's on U.S. market 31 Jan 2012
Utilising 888's state of the art poker platform, the agreement will allow the launch of a real money offering immediately as either Federal or state based regulation is finalized and upon licensing by gaming authorities.
Gambling and the Law: Amnesty for Internet poker sites? 28 Oct 2011
Professor I. Nelson Rose says that the evenutal winners when online poker becomes regulated in the U.S. will be determined if companies are granted amnesty for taking American bets.
Caesars CEO joins Huntsman campaign council 16 Sep 2011
Caesars Entertainment Chairman Gary Loveman was named by Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman to his campaign's business advisory council.
Attorneys: Nevada taking right track on Internet poker 9 Sep 2011
Attorneys from one of Nevada's largest law firms said the state is taking the correct approach by getting into the game early should the federal government legalize Internet poker.
Momentum grows for regulated U.S. online poker 6 Sep 2011
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he expects Congress to take up debate on legalizing Internet poker "soon," although he wasn't ready to commit a time frame.
Nevada passes major gambling legislation 14 Jun 2011
Gov. Brian Sandoval signed legislation to adopt regulations and grant licenses to casinos to be ready to offer online poker if and when the federal government approves it.
Caesars chairman calls for legal online poker 11 May 2011
Caesars Entertainment Chairman Gary Loveman used a conference call to rally support for the federal legalization of Internet poker.
Land-based casinos focus on federal legislation 4 May 2011
Despite the recent crackdown on PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and Absolute Poker, the casino industry still seeks federal legislation that would allow Las Vegas companies to operate legally online.
Top-10 things to watch for in the online poker industry 18 Apr 2011
After digesting the news of the indictment of the owners of PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and Absolute Poker for bank fraud, money laundering and illegal gambling, over the weekend, the editorial staff at Casino City takes a look at what's down the road for the online poker industry.
Nevada governor supports federal online poker legislation 12 Apr 2011
Gov. Brian Sandoval said he supported Congress approving online poker legislation rather than having the issue decided on a state-by-state basis.
888 shares up on Nevada backing Caesars tie-up 28 Mar 2011
888 shares rise on news of partnership venture with Caesars.
Caesars makes move into Italian poker market 23 Dec 2010
Caesars Interactive Entertainment has come to terms with Microgame, which operates the largest online poker network in the newly regulated Italian market.