Amaya’s David Baazov allegedly involved in money-laundering scheme
Quebec securities officials are investigating possible connections between a Montreal Chabad group and an alleged money-laundering scam involving David Baazov, the ex-CEO of Amaya Inc.
AMF begins hearings for Amaya’s insider trading case
Two days of hearings are set to begin today, concerning a case filed in March against David Baazov, Amaya’s CEO accused of insider trading.
Canadian Federal Government shuts down Québec’s Bill 74
In May, the Canadian province of Québec passed Bill 74, which authorises the province to require internet service providers to block unlicensed online gambling sites.
Quebec cannot block access to websites without the approval of the CRTC
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, CRTC, said Quebec cannot force Internet companies to block people’s access to certain websites without its approval.
Wireless lobby sues Quebec over Bill 74
Canada’s wireless telecom lobby declared that the new Quebec Internet law that would ban access to some online gambling sites is unconstitutional.
Mohawk internet casinos may become Bill 74’s first casualty
The bill approved by Quebec’s government threatens the future of Mohawk internet casinos.
Internet services providers fight back over Quebec’s gambling law
The country’s major internet service providers, a Quebec First Nations and potentially the federal government are lining up against Quebec legislation.
Loto-Quebec to blacklist 2,200 online-gambling sites
Under Quebec Canada’s Bill 74, online gambling sites not authorised by Loto-Quebec will be blocked.