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Former Gaming Regulator Says Nevada Is and Must Remain as the ‘Tip of the Spear’

April 18, 2019, CDC Gaming Reports Inc, by Howard Stutz During his five years as chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board, A.G. Burnett regularly interacted with fellow gaming regulators both...

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Nevada is Not California: Employment Law Pitfalls to Avoid

April 2, 2019, Las Vegas Business Press California employers are expanding their operations into Nevada, today, more than ever. Both Nevada and California have hundreds of employment rules and regulations that...

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McDonald Carano Promotes Lucas Foletta and Lisa Wiltshire Alstead to Partner

January 8, 2019, Las Vegas, NV – McDonald Carano, Nevada’s law firm for businesses and high-net-worth individuals, is pleased to announce that Lucas M. Foletta and Lisa Wiltshire Alstead have...

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As the Ball Drops, Minimum Wage Rises in 19 States

January 4, 2019, Law360, By Vin Gurrrieri As the calendar flipped to January, 19 states, as well as several cities, saw their minimum wage rates tick upward, a trend that experts say is...

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Construction Legislation & Regulation to Watch in 2019

January 1, 2019, Law 360, by John Kennedy Now that the bottles of Champagne have popped to ring in another year, the construction industry’s eyes are on the less lively but no less...

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Attorney Profile

Dennis Gutwald

Dennis Gutwald is a partner in the Firm’s Gaming & Administrative Law Group with more than 20 years of experience counseling premier gaming companies, banks, investment companies and high profile...

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