New Jersey – “Bettor” Than Ever: #SportsBetting

By Lynne Levin Kaufman, Esquire @gaminglawyer For those of you who have been asleep for the past 24 hours, yesterday the Supreme Court declared the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA) unconstitutional and gave states the ability to decide whether or not to legalize sports wagering, and to craft, through legislation … Continue reading “New Jersey – “Bettor” Than Ever: #SportsBetting”

U.S. Supreme Court Allows States to Legalize Sports Betting

by Lynne Levin Kaufman, Esquire @iGamingLawyer ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – May 14, 2018  – By now, most of you have heard that the U.S. Supreme Court  today held that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), the more than 25 year old federal law that prohibited full blown sports betting in all states but … Continue reading “U.S. Supreme Court Allows States to Legalize Sports Betting”

SKIN IS IN THE (#iGaming) GAME

by: Lynne Levin Kaufman The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“PGCB”) published temporary regulations finally answering the question – “Can a Pennsylvania casino which applies for an Interactive Gaming Certificate host multiple Skins” What is the answer? Yes So what does that actually mean? It means that a casino obtaining an Interactive Gaming Certificate can enter into arrangements … Continue reading “SKIN IS IN THE (#iGaming) GAME”

Levenson Institute to Advise on National Sport Betting Media Briefing

For Immediate Release: November 20, 2017 Galloway, NJ – The Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality & Tourism (LIGHT) at Stockton University is serving as an academic advisor to a national sports betting media briefing at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 1 in Washington, D.C. Attorney Lloyd D. Levenson will represent the Institute and … Continue reading “Levenson Institute to Advise on National Sport Betting Media Briefing”

Lloyd D. Levenson to Present at Global Gaming Expo, Las Vegas October 4

G2E Panel Will Explore Building the Bridge Between Lotto and Gaming Atlantic City, N.J. – September 18, 2017 — Lloyd D. Levenson, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Cooper Levenson’s Casino and iGaming Practice Group, will moderate a panel at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas, Nev. on October 4, 2017. Entitled “Learning … Continue reading “Lloyd D. Levenson to Present at Global Gaming Expo, Las Vegas October 4”

Topic: Sports Betting. Motto: Never give up. Especially in New Jersey.

After almost 5 years, with the major US sports leagues as strong opponents who had secured numerous victories against sports betting in New Jersey, and after losing almost every step of the way — including an opinion last month by Solicitor General Jeffrey Wall advising the Supreme Court to pass on the case — the … Continue reading “Topic: Sports Betting. Motto: Never give up. Especially in New Jersey.”

It’s The Longest Day of the Year…But Is There Enough Time for the PA Gaming Bill?

June 20. The summer solstice. The longest day of the year. But will this day -and the remaining days until the June 30, 2017 Pennsylvania budget deadline be long enough for the legislature to agree on a gaming bill? To recap-  the House bill passed earlier in June is more expansive than the Senate bill. … Continue reading “It’s The Longest Day of the Year…But Is There Enough Time for the PA Gaming Bill?”

Don’t fold on Atlantic City yet

Despite increasing competition in NJ’s backyard and the state takeover, in a webinar presented Friday December 9 entitled “2016: A Year to Hold’em or a Year to Fold’em”, I advised I was going to Hold em. The defeat of the North Jersey referendum gave Atlantic City casinos a window of opportunity, and the painful market … Continue reading “Don’t fold on Atlantic City yet”