Gaming and gambling in the United States have undergone tremendous growth and transformation over the last decade, and the vast landscape of legal and regulatory hurdles is changing daily. Goodwin Procter's Gaming, Gambling & Sweepstakes practice has launched a new blog aimed at helping operating companies, entrepreneurs and investors stay on top of the complex and rapidly shifting legal and regulatory issues affecting gambling and gaming in the United States.

 

Massachusetts Legislators Splash the Pot – File Several New Gaming and Gambling Bills

By Bob Crawford and Beth Withers The bill-filing period for the Massachusetts 2013-2014 legislative session has concluded and eight bills were filed that are related to gambling in some respect.  This is not surprising, given that An Act Establishing Expanded Gaming in the Commonwealth (the “Expanded Gaming Bill”) just passed during the…

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