3 06, 2019

United States District Court Rules in Favor of NH Lottery in Wire Act Case

2019-06-03T17:06:14-04:00

On June 3, Judge Paul Barbadoro of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire ruled in favor of the New Hampshire Lottery, stating the 1961 Wire Act does not apply to lottery sales over the Internet. Judge Barbadoro ruled the Wire Act applies only to transmissions related to bets or wagers [...]

United States District Court Rules in Favor of NH Lottery in Wire Act Case2019-06-03T17:06:14-04:00
4 03, 2019

DOJ to Extend Wire Act Grace Period by 60 Days

2019-03-04T07:55:43-05:00

Perhaps it is only delaying the inevitable, but the DOJ has extended the grace period for entities to continue selling online from 90 days to 150 days. Once this grace period ends, the DOJ can begin building cases against entities that sell bets that are classified as "interstate". As discussed in this recent La Fleur's [...]

DOJ to Extend Wire Act Grace Period by 60 Days2019-03-04T07:55:43-05:00