Weekly Roundup April 18 2014

Weekly Roundup April 18 2014

WSOP Adds New Jersey Deposit Options

WSOP added two new deposit options for New Jersey players.  Mazooma and PayNearMe are now available to players.  Mazooma connects to a player’s bank account. PayNearMe is a way for people to send cash to WSOP in parts of New Jersey that are too far away from Atlantic City to make a deposit in person.  These options are not available for withdrawals.

More U.S. Full Tilt Payments Coming

The Garden City Group announced a new wave of payments on its Fulltiltpokerclaims.com website.  More payments will be processed in May to players that previously gave incorrect banking or other personal information.  More payments are expected in July for players that, according to Garden City Group:

This group will likely include late confirming Petitions, Petitioners who originally submitted multiple Petitions but later withdrew their duplicative Petition, Petitioners who withdrew a dispute regarding their account balance, Affiliates who confirmed their balance and Petitioners who confirmed their account balance and recently updated their bank account information.

New Jersey Interstate Compact Expected by End of Year

Mario Galea, an online gaming consultant for the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement, expects the New Jersey online poker market to form interstate gaming compacts by the end of the year.  This compact would presumably be with Nevada and Delaware.  These two states have already entered into a liquidity sharing agreement.