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CSGOLotto cover-up "definitely illegal" says Video Game Attorney

Posted 07/04 19:39 in Mobile | 0comments

CSGOLotto cover-up "definitely illegal" says Video Game Attorney

In case there was any lingering doubt about the illegality of promoting a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive item gambling site without disclosing ownership, Video Game Attorney Ryan Morrison has cleared that up.On the matter of whether their failure to disclose ownership of the site CSGOLotto while promoting it was merely ‘unethical’ or outright illegal, Morrison has no hesitation.

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Game Attorney Morrison - more YouTubers have CS:GO gambling equity

Posted 07/05 18:50 in Mobile | 0comments

Game Attorney Morrison - more YouTubers have CS:GO gambling equity

The fallout from revelations about undisclosed CS:GO gambling site ownership seem set to continue, as Ryan ‘Video Game Attorney’ Morrison says he has “more proof” of YouTubers engaged in this practice.It emerged over Sunday that Trevor ‘TmarTn’ Martin and Tom ‘ProSyndicate’ Cassell (already cited in two prior FTC cases) had not disclosed ownership of the site CSGOLotto while actively promoting it to their young audience.

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Valve, It’s Time To Admit You Have a Gambling Problem

Posted 07/06 00:46 in Mobile | 0comments

Valve, It’s Time To Admit You Have a Gambling Problem

But under Valve’s watch, with Valve’s game, using Valve’s application program interface (API), a vast network of unregulated, unrestricted gambling websites has arisen.As pointed out by eSports and videogames attorney Ryan Morrison in a recent Reddit AMA about the CS:GO gambling scene: Valve have other awkward ties to the unregulated underbelly.

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CSGOLotto legal counsel issues statement

Posted 07/06 23:26 in Mobile | 0comments

CSGOLotto legal counsel issues statement

Inevitably, given the seriousness of their activities, the owners of CSGOLotto have sought legal counsel in the form of Watson LLP.Said legal firm have issued a statement on behalf of CSGOLotto (Trevor ‘TmarTn’ Martin in particular, who is referenced directly), which can be read below.

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Trevor 'TmarTn' Martin pulls CSGOLotto apology video

Posted 07/07 04:42 in Mobile | 0comments

Trevor 'TmarTn' Martin pulls CSGOLotto apology video

If you were around online earlier today, you might have caught a glimpse of a TmarTn CSGOLotto apology video in which an innocent dog was roped in as a sympathy prop.That video was online for around five hours, before TmarTn (Trevor Martin) or, perhaps, his new legal counsel, decided it should come down again.

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Second Valve lawsuit includes CSGOLotto's Martin and Cassell as defendants

Posted 07/08 21:38 in Mobile | 0comments

Second Valve lawsuit includes CSGOLotto's Martin and Cassell as defendants

A second class-action lawsuit, filed against Valve in Florida on 6 July, has been updated to include CSGOLotto owners Trevor ‘TmarTn’ Martin and Tom ‘ProSyndicate’ Cassell as defendants.Much like the first lawsuit (brought by Connecticut resident Michael John McLeod in June), this case claims Valve “knowingly allowed an illegal online gambling market and has been complicit in creating, sustaining and facilitating that market”.

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Youtuber Phantoml0rd alleged to own CSGOShuffle and rigged odds

Posted 07/17 19:20 in Mobile | 0comments

Youtuber Phantoml0rd alleged to own CSGOShuffle and rigged odds

Following events of the past few weeks where Youtube personalities have been implicated in CS:GO gambling scams, another has come to light overnight.The well known Youtuber James “Phantoml0rd” Varga  has now been implicated in another CSGO betting scandal surrounding the site CSGOShuffle.

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UK makes first videogame gambling prosecutions

Posted 09/16 17:33 in Mobile | 0comments

UK makes first videogame gambling prosecutions

Online gambling for in-game items is making the headlines again today with news that the first prosecutions have been made in the UK.Today the first prosecutions have been made in the UK under the UK Gambling Act.

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