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Tag: Black Friday

Seat Open with Marty Mathis: Growing Up Gaming & Emerging From Black Friday

Marty Mathis talks about jumping into gaming at a very young age and realizing his dreams in the poker world. He also reveals some of the harder times like losing money after Black Friday and making a come back in the last few years.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 7

In part 7 of an exclusive interview with Howard Lederer, Lederer talks about closing a deal between Full Tilt Poker, the DOJ, and PokerStars on top of addressing Full Tilt's customers one final time before the site relaunches under PokerStars management.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 6

In part 6 of an exclusive interview with Howard Lederer, Lederer discussed the effect of the DOJ's Amended Complaint on Full Tilt Poker, Groupe Bernard Tapie, and the emergence of PokerStars as a potential buyer.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 5

In part 5 of an exclusive interview with Howard Lederer, the Phil Ivey lawsuit is discussed, and for the first time in the company's history a new board of directors is selected by the shareholders.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 4

In part 4 of the exclusive interview with Howard Lederer on PokerNews.com, Lederer opens up about the first few months after Black Friday, and how the company reacted to finding out about the massive shortfall.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 3

In Part 3 of this exclusive interview with Howard Lederer, discusses his initial discovery of a backlog of over $100 million, and how he found out about the events of April 15, 2011.

The Howard Lederer Files: Part 1

In Part 1 of this exclusive PokerNews.com video interview with Howard Lederer, Lederer discusses why it's taken so long for him to speak publicly, and talks about the creation of Full Tilt Poker, the original Board of Directors of the company, shareholder distributions, and more.

PokerNews Weekly: August 4, 2012

Each week we bring you a summary of all the news in poker from various destinations around the world. This week, Lynn Gilmartin covers the Black Friday advancements, and more from sunny Northern Cyprus.

Black Friday Chronicles: Steve O'Dwyer

Steve O'Dwyer shares his thoughts on Black Friday and the affects it has had on his career as we pass the 12-month anniversary.

Black Friday Chronicles: Down Under

The affects of Black Friday spread far and wide. Lynn Gilmartin chats with some of Asia Pacific's poker pros to see what kind of impact it has had over them in the past twelve months.

Black Friday Story

Le 15 avril 2011, le [URL="http://fr.pokernews.com/news/2011/04/pokerstars-fulltilt-absolute-poker-bloqu%C3%A9s-justice-am%C3%A9ricain-8120.htm"][B]Black Friday[/B][/URL] a fait l'effet d'une bombe dans le monde du poker. Les sites PokerStars, Full Tilt, Absolute Poker et UB ont subi de plein fouet et à divers degrés les conséquences des accusations du DoJ et la fermeture volontaire des tables en argent réel aux joueurs américains. Un mois après les faits, PokerNews revient en vidéo sur les événements les plus marquants qui ont conduit à cette journée fatale. Des WSOP de 1970 au blackout du 15 avril en passant par un boom nommé [URL="http://fr.pokernews.com/news/2011/03/chris-moneymaker-ambassadeur-ultime-du-poker-7753.htm"]Chris Moneymaker [/URL]et l'instauration de la [URL="http://fr.pokernews.com/news/tags/Unlawful+Internet+Gambling+Enforcement+Act+%28UIGEA%29"]loi UIGEA[/URL], voici les [URL="http://fr.pokernews.com/news/2011/04/black-friday-poker-online-historique-news-resume-20-avril-8153.htm"]premiers chapitres de l'histoire[/URL] de la journée la plus folle du poker online : Black Friday Story.