Panel Slams Ontario for Not Honouring Agreement to Give First Nations a Seat in OLG Board

A three-member Arbitration Panel comprising former justices of the Superior Court finally issued its decision, over the grievance filed by the Ontario First Nations against the provincial government. The grievance stems from the Ontario government’s failure to give a member of the Ontario First Nations Limited Partnership (OFNLP2008) a seat in the Ontario Lottery Gaming […]
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BCLC’s Scratch and Win Brings CAS1 Million Fortune to a Salmo Boxing Day Shopper

Salmo resident Kristy Bengert spent some of her Boxing Day shopping money to purchase British Columbia Lottery Corp.’s (BCLC) CA$10 “$100 Million Fortune Scratch and Win” tickets and became an instant millionaire before year 2014 ended. According to Ms. Bengert, she has always been a regular buyer of the S&W ticket for years, and the […]
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Loto Quebec’s Unrecognized Losses from a 2006 Failed Investment Draws Attention

Le Journal de MontrĂ©al the largest circulating French-language daily newspaper in Quebec, Canada, reported on an old Loto Quebec investment, which today partly accounts for the unrecognized losses eroding the lottery corporations’ annual earnings. The news report noted that the investment was made during the administration of then-CEO, Alain Cousineau who claimed that the financial […]
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British Columbia Lottery Corp. Awards CA$2 Million to Lucky Scratch Card Winner

Would anyone ever hope to win a life-changing jackpot from a scratch card? Probably not, because even Munpreet Singh Gill’s first reaction after scraping out the surface to reveal the hidden prize, was that there was some mistake somewhere. It was quite unbelievable that he would win CA$2 million from a mere scratch card when […]
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