Gaming – Bet on Industry Experience 

Businesses in the rapidly evolving gaming industry can’t afford to take unnecessary risks when it comes to regulatory compliance. They also need strategic legal advisors who can act decisively and efficiently when complex issues arise. 

Scarinci Hollenbeck’s dedicated Gaming Group provides regulatory and transactional legal advice to clients throughout the gaming industry. Our clients, which include traditional brick-and-mortar casinos, as well as online gaming and sports betting operators, rely on us to guide them through the maze of state, federal, and international regulations, obtain key licensing approvals, avoid compliance mistakes, and negotiate complex deals. We also advise businesses that serve the gaming industry, which must also contend with its complex legal landscape. 

Strategic Advisors to the Gaming Industry

Scarinci Hollenbeck offers gaming clients a winning combination of gaming industry experience and the capabilities of a full-service law firm. Our Gaming Group works collaboratively with attorneys from across the firm to handle the full spectrum of legal issues faced by clients in the gaming space — from licensing, regulatory, and compliance matters to high-stakes business and real estate transactions to intellectual property protection.

What Our Gaming Attorneys Do

Our Gaming Group is prepared to handle virtually any issue that our gaming industry clients may face. We have represented and advised multinational gaming corporations, as well as global gaming equipment manufacturers in licensing, regulatory, and compliance matters. Our gaming attorneys have also performed due diligence for major acquisitions and dispositions; reviewed corporate organizational documents, resolutions, and SEC filings; and handled all phases of the licensing process.  

Our gaming industry experience and services also include:

  • Competitive Bidding Proposals
  • Compliance & Reporting Obligations
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Corporate Governance Issues
  • Enforcement Action Defense
  • Financing
  • Labor & Employment Matters
  • Land Use & Development
  • Licensing & Permitting Approvals
  • Loss Mitigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Sales & Acquisitions
  • Regulatory Compliance Audits 
  • Representation Before Gaming Agencies
  • Intellectual Property Protection & Licensing 
  • Internal Investigations
  • Privacy & Data Protection

Who Our Gaming Attorneys Help

The firm’s gaming attorneys closely follow legal developments in the industry, so we are always well-positioned to help our clients meet new challenges and quickly capitalize on business growth opportunities.   From multinational gaming corporations to esports startups, our clients come from every facet of the gaming industry, including:

  • Casinos Operators
  • Developers & Investors
  • Entertainment Companies
  • Esports Companies
  • Gaming Organizations
  • Gaming Equipment Manufacturers 
  • Gaming Vendors
  • Internet Gaming and Sports Betting Companies
  • Hotels, Resorts & Recreational Businesses
  • Media Companies
  • Software Companies & Technology Providers
  • Sports Leagues & Franchises

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