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What’s In and Out For Gambling and Gaming Law? Recent Trends, Updates and Developments in 2019

Live Webcast Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Add Reminder to My Calendar 07/30/2019 2:00 pm 07/30/2019 5:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: What’s In and Out For Gambling and Gaming Law? Recent Trends, Updates and Developments in 2019 The event starts in an hour. If you have not registered, please go to the link below to sign up today.https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=132366\r\n Over the years, the gambling and gaming industry has become one of the enormous sources of taxes for individual states. However, with the new Wire Act opinion letter from the Department of Justice (DOJ), this could possibly change. \n \nIn January 2019, the DOJ backpedaled on its nine-year opinion declaring that Wire Act, a federal law that bans interstate money transactions, is only applicable to sports gambling. With the legislation’s recent extension to all forms of gambling, certain industry sectors are expected to be affected. Gaming attorneys and other professionals should keep an eye on this change as well as on other regulatory updates in this field of law to ensure the compliance of their clients. \n \nJoin a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the implications of the DOJ’s revised Wire Act interpretation. The will also provide a thorough discussion of the best compliance practices in light of this change and other recent developments. \n \nSome of the major topics that will be covered in this course are: \n \n \n The DOJ’s Wire Act Interpretation – Then and Now \n Other Recent Developments \n Potential Regulatory Challenges \n Best Compliance Practices \n What Lies Ahead \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/gambling-law-2019/

Online CLE Gambling Law

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE Gambling Law Webinar. Over the years, the gambling and gaming industry has become one of the enormous sources of taxes for individual states. However, with the new Wire Act opinion letter from the Department of Justice (DOJ), this could possibly change.

In January 2019, the DOJ backpedaled on its nine-year opinion declaring that Wire Act, a federal law that bans interstate money transactions, is only applicable to sports gambling. With the legislation’s recent extension to all forms of gambling, certain industry sectors are expected to be affected. Gaming attorneys and other professionals should keep an eye on this change as well as on other regulatory updates in this field of law to ensure the compliance of their clients.

Join a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the implications of the DOJ’s revised Wire Act interpretation. The will also provide a thorough discussion of the best compliance practices in light of this change and other recent developments.

Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:

  • The DOJ’s Wire Act Interpretation – Then and Now
  • Other Recent Developments
  • Potential Regulatory Challenges
  • Best Compliance Practices
  • What Lies Ahead

Who Should Attend

  • Criminal and Legal Lawyers
  • Gaming Attorneys
  • Online Gambling Operators and Regulators
  • Attorneys General
  • Counsel and Advisors
  • Criminal and Civil Litigators
  • Casino Owners
  • Other interested/related Professionals

Faculty

Online CLE Gambling Law
Katherine A. Guarino
Attorney
Locke Lord LLP
Online CLE Gambling Law
Warren F. "Jay" Myers
Public Policy Advisor
Locke Lord LLP
Online CLE Gambling Law
Timothy J. Lowry
Partner
DLA Piper LLP (US)

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Online CLE Gambling Law

Katherine A. Guarino, Attorney
Locke Lord LLP

Warren F. "Jay" Myers, Public Policy Advisor
Locke Lord LLP

Timothy J. Lowry, Partner
DLA Piper LLP (US)

Online CLE Gambling Law

Online CLE Gambling Law

Katherine A. GuarinoAttorneyLocke Lord LLP

Katherine Guarino is an attorney at the firm of Locke Lord in Boston.  Named by Massachusetts Lawyers’ Weekly as one of its “Up and Coming Lawyers,” Katherine represents businesses and individuals in a wide variety of complex civil litigation and is a trusted advisor in the areas of gaming law, higher education law, and public policy.  Katherine specializes in assisting gaming establishments and vendors to navigate the state and federal commercial and Indian gaming landscape and defending businesses and colleges and universities against claims such as breach of contract, tort, discrimination (including under Title IX), and unfair and deceptive trade practices in state and federal court. Katherine also represents business entities and individuals before Massachusetts employment administrative agencies and professional licensing boards, drafts legislation and initiative petitions, and provides regulatory guidance in the areas of education, conflicts of interest, and campaign finance, in addition to gaming.

Online CLE Gambling Law

Warren F. "Jay" MyersPublic Policy AdvisorLocke Lord LLP

Online CLE Gambling Law

Timothy J. LowryPartnerDLA Piper LLP (US)

Tim Lowry is a Partner at DLA Piper and provides legal and strategic advice to domestic and multinational clients in the gaming, entertainment and hospitality industries who draw on his experience in complex commercial transactions, general litigation, real estate acquisitions and financing, privatization and concession agreements, and general corporate M&A work. Tim is a member of DLA Piper’s Global Media, Sports and Entertainment sector, where he also assists professional sport franchises, content providers and brands. Tim regularly represents state agencies and government units, real estate equity sponsors and funds, publicly-traded companies, energy generation companies, casino- and lottery-operating companies and high-net-worth investors. Aside from this corporate transactional practice, Tim counsels his clients in such specific subject matters as regulatory compliance, sweepstakes and marketing promotions, money service businesses, credit card and electronic payment processing, and the convergence between brick-and-mortar real estate development and Internet platforms in the gaming and lottery sector.

Online CLE Gambling Law

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   Basic knowledge of gambling laws

Course Code:
   148309

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Law Practice Management

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

Locke Lord is a full-service law firm with global reach and 20 offices designed to meet clients’ ‎needs in the United States and around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than ‎‎130 years and is a leader in the middle market arena. Locke Lord focuses on providing the ‎highest levels of commitment, quality and service to clients across its five Key Sectors: Energy ‎and Infrastructure; Finance and Financial Services; Insurance and Reinsurance; ‎Pharmaceutical; and Private Equity. In addition, the Firm advises clients across a broad ‎spectrum of other industries, including fund formation, venture capital, health care, public ‎finance, real estate, technology, cybersecurity and white collar, while providing a wealth of ‎experience through its complex litigation, intellectual property, tax, regulatory and transactional ‎teams.‎

Website: https://www.lockelord.com/

DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers worldwide. It provides its clients with legal and business solutions locally, regionally and internationally using integrated teams of lawyers with experience that spans a broad range of disciplines. DLA Piper is widely recognized for its pioneering approach and extensive geographic reach, which enables the practice to look after the business issues that matter to its clients - whether they are large or small. Clients of DLA Piper include single-owner startups, local and household name companies, multinationals, financial institutions, FTSE and Fortune 500 enterprises and their subsidiaries, public bodies and governments.

Website: https://www.dlapiper.com

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