This is one of a series of articles comparing the current ACBL Laws of Duplicate Bridge, 2016 Revised Authorized Edition with the WBF The Laws of Duplicate Bridge 2017. The former is really the 2008 version of the Laws with a few minor corrections.
Note: The 2017 Laws came into effect in March 2017 for the WBF and will come into effect sometime in late September 2017 for the ACBL.
Anyone who blogs about bridge may be interested in the software I use to create bridge diagrams. You can find out about it by clicking on the Bridge Tools link in the menu-bar at the top of this page.
I’ve been playing a bit more bridge lately, both face-to-face at a local club and online (BBO). One consequence is that I’ve been putting up more articles on this website.
I also took the opportunity to review the website and have made some changes. I hope you like them. Read More
If you ask most young people today, they would say ”LOL“ stands for ”Laughing Out Loud“; but if you ask bridge players, they are more likely to say ”Little Old Lady“. It’s not a pejorative, but a little ironic. It tends to come up in conversations like: Read More