Gaming Law (Fikry)
M 6:40PM - 8:30PM
Silverman Hall 280
This course will provide an overview of the highly-regulated and rapidly-evolving gaming industry from a practitioner’s perspective. Topics will include the historical background which gave rise to the modern regulatory environment, the legislative objectives and public policies underlying the introduction of authorized gaming; considerations in analyzing whether an activity constitutes gambling; the current regulatory structures in Pennsylvania and New Jersey; Federal regulation of gambling; concepts and processes relating to licensing of gaming industry participants; and, more recent developments in the evolution of gaming—Internet gaming, sports wagering and fantasy sports.
Administrative and Regulatory Law Learning outcomes: Demonstrate a core understanding of administrative and regulatory law and the administrative process, including the role of statutory authorization and work of administrative agencies; Perform legal analysis in the context of administrative and regulatory law; Communicate effectively on topics related to administrative and regulatory law; Demonstrate an understanding of the role administrative and regulatory law play in our legal system and in society as a whole.
"The Law of Gambling and Regulated Gaming Cases and Materials" by Anthony N. Cabot, Keith C. Miller