Category: Money

Montreal Casino dealers walk out as salary talks continue to fail

May 16, 2022

The casino has laid off hundreds of workers this year and is unwilling to make new deals with croupiers After a surprise strike lasting four hours the day before, the Montreal Casino’s Croupiers resigned from their job. Workers are protesting the stalled negotiations regarding their new collective bargain, which reached an impasse last weekend. Better […]

The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas just gave all its employees a $5,000 bonus

May 13, 2022

The casino does something unheard of at a time when employees need assistance the most Economic labor incentives are the monetary rewards that the company gives to the employee for the achievement of certain objectives, in order to increase the involvement, productivity, and satisfaction of the professional. A casino owner in Las Vegas is clear […]

Casino gambling in the US is back, especially in Pennsylvania

May 12, 2022

Pennsylvania’s casinos are helping drive US gaming revenue to new levels Supply chains may still be in disarray, inflation may still be rising, and the pandemic may not be completely gone. Still, even so, the country’s casino industry is rejoicing with joy, with March being a banner month in its history. The news is especially […]

Detroit casinos continue to improve revenue, but not all are performing well

May 11, 2022

Detroit’s casino revenue increased last month, but only because one property excelled Detroit and its three casinos continue to report fairly green and solid numbers on their profit sheets. The trio’s combined revenues again made last month better than 2021, even though only one of them experienced a year-over-year increase. According to a report shared […]

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino to undergo a $100M renovation

May 10, 2022

The Illinois gaming property knows competition is coming and is upping the ante Potawatomi Hotel & Casino appears to be more than ready to renovate its casino floor as part of a project valued at $100 million. As Chicago prepares to welcome a billion-dollar casino and entertainment venue, Potawatomi is trying to keep up, with […]

Joliet’s Hollywood faces lawsuit over deadly crash

May 9, 2022

The casino allegedly gave a patron too much booze, leading to a DUI crash News related to lawsuits in the casino industry never ceases to make headlines in Americas Cardroom. Now, Hollywood Casino of Joliet is involved, facing a lawsuit after a fatal accident on Route 6. According to the lawsuit, a few too many […]

Former tribal leader found guilty in casino bribery case

May 6, 2022

Cedric Cromwell took an illegal path to find support for a Mashpee Wampanoag casino Criminal activity in the casino industry has been a reality for many years. However, different regulatory forces are fighting to prevent this trend from continuing to rise. Casino bribery is one of the most common misdeeds, but it was an activity […]

Washington man sentenced for participating in casino kidnapping last February

May 5, 2022

Christopher Allen Young will go away for over 12 years for his role in the crime Playing a role in a kidnapping is causing a Washington, DC, man to spend a large number of years behind bars. The news comes after Christopher Allen Young, aka “40,” was sentenced by US District Judge George J. Hazel […]

Illegal casinos busted, cash seized across Michigan

May 4, 2022

Michigan authorities seize over 100 illegal gaming machines and almost $30,000 in cash A number of commercial casinos located in Genesee County were the primary target of an investigation by Michigan authorities. They recently reported the seizure of 100 gaming machines and $29,204 in proceeds from allegedly illicit operations at these establishments. These authorized and […]

VICI Properties closes acquisition of MGM Resorts real estate for $17 billion

May 3, 2022

The gaming REIT expands its retail footprint in the US Being able to own several resorts on the Las Vegas Strip seems to be one of the biggest goals a large casino owner has in mind. After an investment of just over $17 billion, the big firm has managed to close the acquisition of the […]

The Seminole Tribe of Florida is suspending casino payments to the state

May 2, 2022

The ongoing dispute over sports betting could lead to millions of dollars in lost revenue for Florida An amended compact between the Seminole Tribe of Florida and the state included certain payments from casinos. However, this process appears to have been recently suspended. The decision was made at a time when the sports betting operation […]

Hard Rock Bristol is the first casino in Virginia, $400M facility to be built

April 29, 2022

Hard Rock has big plans for Virginia after becoming the first to receive a new license Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Bristol will now become Virginia’s first casino, with temporary ownership. The news comes after the State Lottery Board announced midweek that the casino gaming operator’s license for the property was unanimously approved. The opening […]

Man heads to jail for trying to rob an Atlantic City casino patron with a box cutter

April 28, 2022

Shawn Applewhite will spend the next seven years behind bars A thief’s anxiety may lead him to even use a box cutter to commit a crime. Something like this happened at a casino after a Marlton man pointed this unusual object at a gambler’s neck. The intent to rob the victim was thwarted and he […]

Casinos in Louisiana continue to rebound

April 27, 2022

March was another strong month for Louisiana casinos, although some lost ground Baton Rouge’s riverboat casinos, with a strong performance by L’Auberge Baton Rouge, achieved great results last month. According to the data shared, the casino industry in this area was able to achieve an increase of more than 10% compared to the same month […]

RICO lawsuit against Wynn Resorts, Steve Wynn to proceed

April 26, 2022

Steve Wynn and the casino empire he founded can’t escape a federal lawsuit An attempt to dismiss a civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) case appears to have backfired after a Ninth Circuit appellate panel denied the motion last week. The defendants are Steve Wynn, Wynn Resorts and other parties involved, accused of […]

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