Don’t Ban, Regulate Online Gaming
Despite attempts, prohibition of online gaming simply does not work. American consumers have embraced innovative and modern gaming; however, the AGA believes that effective regulation of online gaming is the only way to ensure consumer protection. For more information, read CEO Geoff Freeman’s testimony during a Congressional subcommittee hearing. Also take a look at his op-ed in The Hill.
AGA Announces Significant Staff Additions
Recently five experienced and capable professionals were added to its staff. These additions align with AGA’s shift to a more proactive and campaign-styled approach. New staff members bring experience from diverse sectors, ranging from the gaming industry to the association world. Read the release here.
New Jersey’s Effective Regulation of Online Gaming Commendable
“New Jersey has responded to consumer demand for gaming entertainment in an innovative fashion — creating a safe and secure online environment with strict regulatory controls and consumer protections,” said President and CEO Geoff Freeman. “More than 150,000 accounts have been created, and undergone rigorous review and approval with respect to the safety and integrity of this online marketplace since it opened in late November, 2013.” Read AGA’s statement here.