Aristocrat Filed To The State Of Washington
Australian technological company aristocrat leisure ltd. Became the defendant in the case associated with virtual chips big fish games.
The game giant confirmed that the custom was filed in the us corticle court in western washington district on february 11 last year against big fish games, which the company acquired for $ 1 billion in 2017.
In a complaint filed by the user, it is argued that «some games offered by big fish games are gambling, and online gambling in washington is prohibited».
User for a long time was a big fish casino client and lost more than $ 3 thousand., regularly paying virtual chips. The plaintiff seeks to compensate his financial losses and serve as an example for players who are in a similar position.
The user’s claim was filed a year after the us court of appeal ruled that social online games big fish, such as blackjack, poker and slots, are gambling, and accordingly – illegal in washington state.
Decree of the state authorities washington gambling are defined as activity related to the risk of loss of something valuable as a result of accidents, unsound human influence.
The company intends to defend its rights in court.
Recall that tourists from the prc became the source of income of australian casino.