PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER—LaserLock Technologies Inc., a Washington company that was founded by Bala Cynwyd inventor Norman Gardner to develop identity-verification technology, said it signed a 10-year, $7 million contract with a Mexican gaming company for LaserLock's VerifyMe Identity Services, which will be used to authenticate players in online casinos run by the company and to meet requirements of anti-money-laundering laws in Mexico. LaserLock did not identify the company.  - Reid Kanaley

Business news in brief: LaserLock wins Mexico contract