Garden City Group to Open Full Tilt Poker Claims September 16th

Aug.16, 2013 11:30:PM

The Garden City Group announced that emails will be sent out to former U.S. Full Tilt Poker players with instructions on how to submit a Petition for Remission starting September 16, 2013.  Instructions for the process will also be published on the  This is the same website today’s announcement was posted.

Players will have 60 days to submit a claim.  The remission application process will close on November 15, 2013.

Players may no longer sign up for email notifications from Garden City Group.  Any American player owed money from Full Tilt Poker will need to visit the website between September 16th and November 15th for instructions if an email is not received from the company.

This is not the date range when players will be paid.  Garden City Group will need time to verify each claim against records provided by Full Tilt Poker.

American Full Tilt Poker players are the last ones to receive refunds.  Players outside of the U.S. received their Full Tilt Poker balances when the site relaunched on November 6, 2012.  These refunds were made by Rational Group, which is the parent company of PokerStars.

The image below shows the text of today’s update:


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