ARTICLES BY EOLIS

Gaming Media Articles

January 3, 2012
By Wendeen H. Eolis

Add the New York Times to the list of venerable mainstream media outlets that have bungled material facts and succumbed to confusing messages that emanate from the US...

December 6, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

Since the passage of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) in 2006, US-facing online poker companies knew that the United States Department of Justice would...

November 22, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

When CNN ran the headline, “French Investment Firm to Buy Full Tilt Poker,” last Thursday afternoon, it was music to the ears of Full Tilt Poker customers. Until, that is, the...

November 17, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

CRITICAL NOTE: This afternoon, CNN published a story regarding this deal while it was still embargoed, noting in its headline that the story could not be published without...

November 9, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

The Acela fast train from New York to Washington provided ample time to review a sheaf of materials describing Behnam Dayanim’s credentials, experience, and reputation as a...

November 02, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

The noise has been deafening since reports of impending victory for full Full Tilt Poker customers began to stream across the internet yesterday.

Since...

Septemer 27 , 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

In a stinging denouncement of Full Tilt Poker’s business principles, the United States Department of Justice has significantly raised the stakes in the company’s bid to...

August 17, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

In the wake of Poker’s Black Friday last April 15th —the day the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) brought down the hammer on Internet-based poker in the United States—...

April 27, 2011
By Wendeen H. Eolis

Across the bottom of the television screen, small print flashed the foreboding news. The United States Department of Justice Southern District of New York announced on April 15th the unsealing of...

July 10, 2010
By Wendeen H. Eolis

At the opening bell of the 2010 World Series of Poker Ladies Championship, Tournament Director Jack Effel took to the microphone, as much to apologize as to welcome the 1000+ women who had made...

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