Legal  & Regulatory news sponsored by Sportradar

The Supreme Court decision to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) has prompted a positive response from a number of State Governors, who are already looking into when their states can launch sports betting.

The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the state lotteries’ monitoring system to combat sports-related corruption, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU).

The UK government has confirmed that the maximum stakes on fixed odds betting stakes (FOBTs) are to be cut from £100 to £2, with this to be accompanied by an increase in taxes paid by iGaming operators.

Match-fixing looms large over the sports betting industry and solutions to tackle betting-related corruption are more important than ever, particularly in light of this week's US Supreme Court decision against the country's general sports betting prohibition.

GIQ Magazine