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US – Station pulls the plug on online in Nevada

Station Casinos, the first operator to offer legal online casino gambling in the US, is shutting down its online poker business, Ultimate Gaming, in Nevada saying it has failed to meet its financial targets. The company, owned by Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, has already closed its online operations in New Jersey. Station branded its online…

US – Ultimate Gaming backs out of New Jersey

Ultimate Gaming is withdrawing from the New Jersey online gaming market having terminated its online gaming agreement with Trump TajMahal Associates, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this month. Ultimate Gaming citied multiple breaches by Trump TajMahal Associates. It will though continue operating in Nevada through UltimatePoker.com. Tom Breitling, Chairman of Ultimate Gaming, said:…

US – GLI completes Ultimate Poker certification

Gaming Laboratories International has completed its testing and certification of Ultimate Gaming’s intrastate interactive gaming system for Nevada. The testing was exclusively done by GLI in its Las Vegas and Colorado laboratories. The certified system has since been approved for field trial by the Nevada Gaming Control Board, making Ultimate Gaming the first interactive gaming…

US – Ultimate Poker leads Nevada online revolution

Nevada-based Ultimate Poker has become the first US company to offer online poker in a regulated US market when it flipped the switch to launch its real-money online poker at UltimatePoker.com. Ultimate Poker Chairman Tom Breitling said: “We are proud to be the first company to deliver legal and secure real-money online gaming to poker players. We…

US – Ultimate Poker sign up services of Antonio Esfandiari

Champion poker professional Antonio Esfandiari has signed on as Brand Ambassador for Ultimate Poker, a licensed online poker room in the state of Nevada, launching in 2013. Making history as the first professional poker player to represent a U.S. licensed online poker company, Mr. Esfandiari lends the voice and weight of a true champion to a brand committed to…