14th Annual Saratoga Institute on Racing & Gaming Law to Convene Aug. 12 and 13, 2014

14th Annual Saratoga Institute on Racing & Gaming Law to Convene Aug. 12 and 13, 2014

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Albany Law School's Government Law Center (GLC) will host its 14th Annual Saratoga Institute on Racing & Gaming Law on Tuesday, Aug. 12, and Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at The Gideon Putnam Hotel & Conference Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.


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Each year, high-level representatives from the racing and gaming community, government officials, journalists, attorneys and academics gather to explore the legal and public policy implications of racing and gaming in New York state and across the country.

Topics will include:

   Horses and Politics: New York City Carriage Horse Controversy

   Labor and Immigration Law in the Racing Industries

   Legal Complexities of Race Horse Ownership

   Ethical Treatment of Horses vs. Horse Racing and Showing

   NYRA Reorganization: Rounding the Far Turn

   So You Lost at the Gaming Commission, Now What?

   Racing and Gaming Legislative/Regulatory Update

   Internet Gaming and Technological Advances

   Commercial Casinos: Repercussions on the Indian Gaming Industry

   The Process – Where Do We Stand

   Casino Regulations: Lessons Learned from Other Jurisdictions

   The Cascade Effect: Impact of Casinos on Other Wagering Industries

 

Advance registration is required for attendance, and the cost to attend both days is $670.00 for private sector; $555.00 for nonprofits, government and academics; and $200.00 for horsemen and students. For more information, contact 518-445-2329. 


Registration is required


The 14th Annual Saratoga Institute on Racing & Gaming is organized by Albany Law School’s Saratoga Institute on Equine, Racing, and Gaming Law; Government Law Center; and Institute of Legal Studies.