WSOP Announces Changes to 2018 POY Criteria

The World Series of Poker reshapes the points formula it will use to calculate its annual Player of the Year award. The changes will sharply increase the points awarded to each event’s winner.

Kindred Group Founds All-In Diversity Project

The Kindred Group becomes a founding partner of the All-In Diversity Project, a benchmarking and data-collection effort designed to promote gender equality, inclusion, and diversity throughout the gambling industry.

Claims Dismissed in Borgata–Gemaco Card Case

US cardmaker Gemaco has won summary-judgment dismissal of five of six claims made against it by Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. The claims were part of the high-profile “edge sorting” case involving pro gambler Phil Ivey.