Here are a few additional brief thoughts from some of the other presenters at WIGC
WIGC operated its offices in New York and was incorporated in Delaware.
In order to gamble with WIGC, customers were required to register for an account.
The investigator proceeded to open an account with the casino, wire money from New York to a WIGC bank account in Antigua and play blackjack and roulette.
Alleging that this screening process was cursory and did not prevent New York residents from engaging in illegal gambling, the New York Attorney General's office brought suit against WIGC to prevent the company from operating in New York.
New York-owned World Interactive Gaming Corp (WIGC
) was contending that because its Internet computer servers are located and licensed in Antigua, New York State - which maintains restrictions on gambling operations - has no jurisdiction.
Anne-Marie Slaughter, professor of politics and international affairs at Princeton and author of The Atlantic's controversial 2012 article "Why Women Still Can't Have It All," will serve as keynote speaker for IICF's inaugural Women in Insurance Global Conference (WIGC