We’ve Got Game
With one of the most respected administrative and regulatory practices in Nevada, our attorneys and non-attorney government relations specialists handle a broad spectrum of administrative and regulatory matters involving the gaming and utilities industries, matters governed by state financial regulators, state and local tax issues, and a myriad of other matters pending before state and federal agencies and other authorities having jurisdiction over Nevada businesses and property owners. Armed with strong government relations skills, we put our experience to work to resolve problems efficiently and quickly, and to advocate strategic solutions to the legislative and executive branches of government, as well as to local government agencies, boards, and councils having authority over our clients’ matters.
Of course, our Nevada roots require our firm to encompass all matters relating to the licensing, regulation, and control of the gaming industry by governmental authorities including the representation of casino developers and operators, gaming owners and investors, manufacturers and distributors of gaming devices and related gaming systems, and lenders to the gaming industry. McDonald Carano attorneys provide representation to gaming clients in all stages of casino development, acquisition, and operation including site location and planning matters, acquisition of interests in existing gaming companies, construction and expansion of gaming properties, and all related gaming licensing and compliance matters. Our lawyers routinely work with the Nevada Gaming Commission, the State Gaming Control Board, and local gaming licensing and regulatory authorities throughout the State.
Attorneys with the practice group provide representation to gaming clients in all stages of casino development and operation, including:
- Site location and planning matters
- Acquisition, construction and expansion of gaming properties
- Regulatory matters relating to gaming operations
- Pre-licensing counseling
- Assistance in preparing, filing, and processing of gaming applications
- Representation of gaming applicants in the gaming licensing process and at gaming regulatory hearings
Practice Area News
January 15, 2019, Las Vegas Review-Journal, by Richard N. Velotta (Dennis Gutwald provides insight on the U.S. Justice Department’s recent reversal of its opinion on Internet gambling) Depending on who you…
January 15, 2019, Bloomberg, by Edvard Pettersson (Dennis Gutwald provides insight on the U.S. Justice Department’s recent reversal of its opinion on Internet gambling) The U.S. Justice Department’s decision to expand…
January 1, 2019, Law 360, by Zachary Zagger Even before the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 ruling opening the door for states to legalize sports betting, lawmakers in states across the country had started to…
Our Gaming & Administrative Law Group
You have chosen to send an email to McDonald Carano. The sending or receipt of this email and the information in it does not in itself create an attorney-client relationship. If you are not already a client, you should not provide us with information that you wish to have treated as privileged or confidential without first speaking to one of our lawyers. If you provide information before we confirm that you are a client and that we are willing and able to represent you, we may not be required to treat that information as privileged, confidential, or protected information, and we may be able to represent a party adverse to you.
I have read this and want to send an email.