Services

Licensing & Regulatory

  • Routinely guide casino and racetrack owners and operators, gaming industry lenders and casino executives through licensing and regulatory challenges.

Labor and Employment

  • Represent casinos in labor contract negotiations and other union-related issues as well as routine labor, employment and immigration matters.

Emerging Issues

  • Provide counsel on Internet gaming and the creation and fulfillment of prize promotions and sweepstakes.

Real Estate

  • Help shepherd numerous casinos through the process of site acquisition and resolve survey, title, permit, easement, zoning, environmental and other issues, including municipal development agreements, facility leases and tax appeals.

Litigation

  • Advocate on behalf of gaming industry clients in federal and state courts nationwide in suits involving employment, licensing, regulatory, contractual, liability, financial, bankruptcy and securities matters.

Intellectual Property

  • Help clients strategically protect and maintain their IP assets, including introducing new games and products into the market.

Corporate

  • Prepare joint venture, lease, acquisition, partnership and related documents; assist with financing; handle contracts for nightclubs, restaurants and other venues in various casinos; guide clients through the bankruptcy and restructuring process; and provide advice on operational and management issues.