In this case, we came to the conclusion that the US measures at issue
prohibit the cross-border supply of gambling and betting services in the United
States in a manner inconsistent with the GATS. We so decided, not because the
GATS denies Members such a right but, rather, because we found, inter alia,
that, in the particular circumstances of this case, the measures at issue were
inconsistent with the United States' scheduled commitments and the relevant
provisions of the GATS.
The United States has failed to comply with this ruling prompting a complaint to the WTO
The government of Antigua and Barbuda has sent a written complaint to US
Trade representative Rob Portman, claiming that he had exerted no effort to
modify America’s online casino gaming policy to comply with the WTO ruling
This is hypocritical behavior for a nation that proposes to believe in the rule of law.
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