Tag Archives: I. Nelson Rose
- Are Daily Fantasy Sports Legal?
October 18, 2015
Technology is speeding up changes in the world of gaming. It took almost two centuries for poker to evolve from Straight Poker – five paper cards dealt face down with no draw – to Internet Hold ‘Em linking players using computers in different states and even on different continents. Decades...
- GAMBLING AND THE LAW®: Is This Rule Really Necessary?
May 30, 2015
When hotel-casinos first opened in Atlantic City, operators found themselves wrapped up in red tape. Every time they filed a petition with the New Jersey Casino Control Commission, they had to deliver 17 separate copies. This was before email, so some poor secretaries had to physically photocopy, collate and staple...
- GAMBLING AND THE LAW®: Internet Gambling? No Problems
April 7, 2015
The casino industry is one of the most heavily regulated businesses in the world. But even if they did not have that government oversight, casino owners would still be among the most careful business operators in the world. The reason is simple: It’s their money that’s at stake. In lotteries,...
- I. Nelson Rose outside Gambling: Pottery
November 14, 2014
I. Nelson Rose is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on gambling law— a lawyer, a teacher, a writer, a speaker and a consultant and expert witness for governments, industry and players. He is a professor with tenure at Whittier Law School and a visiting Professor at the...
- MODQs – Why should we forget federal?
March 5, 2014
There are so many subplots surrounding regulation of online gambling in the United States that it's become pretty tricky to keep up with all of them. Interstate compacts, Indian tribe involvement, geolocation and the ability to actually make a profit are just some of the plethora of talking points. But...
- How will US exits affected re-entries?
October 9, 2013
Ten years ago was something of a golden age for online gambling operators. Board members and executives alike sat around lighting cigars off $50 notes. Unfortunately that didn’t last all that long with the clamping down on allegedly illegal iGaming gathering pace over the years. Among the more high profile...
Philippines can overtake Singapore, but with higher risk
March 21, 2017