Course Description

601:645. CASINO LAW (2)


Provides an analysis of federal and state laws governing legalized gaming in the United States with emphasis on gaming in Atlantic City, Pennsylvania and the internet. The powers of the state and federal regulatory agencies are examined, and the underlying reasons for regulation and methods utilized to ensure the integrity of the gaming industry are discussed. The course focuses on the history of legalized gaming activities, the licensing process, and the regulation of the gaming industry. The course also discusses the current and future trends of gaming, including the expansion of gaming domestically and on the Internet.