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With summer coming to an end and another exciting season of gaming events fast approaching, I hope this message finds you all well.

IMGL is looking forward to a multitude of gaming events, conferences and trade shows this season and is very well prepared to be a part of them. Of course, our own IMGL Autumn Conference, 5-7 November 2014, which will be taking place in one of the most brilliant cities in Tuscany, Florence, will mark one of the highlights in this year’s events calendar. But IMGL and its gaming law experts will also be supporting many other important gaming events around the world this year.

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IMGL 2014 Autumn Conference
5-7 November • Florence, Italy

The 2014 IMGL Autumn Conference will be held in fabulous Florence, Italy. In addition to providing great conference sessions offering the latest information in Gaming Law, IMGL has also organized several optional pre- and post-conference excursions for conference attendees and their guests. Visit the Autumn Conference section of this website to register. Plus, get complete hotel registration details, as well as up-to-the-minute information on the conference schedule and events.


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Katherine L. Hoffman
New Gaming Attorney

Hoffman Attorney
Lionel Sawyer & Collins
Lionel Sawyer & Collins
50 West Liberty Street, Suite 1100
Reno, NV 89503
Tel: +1 775 788 8653
Fax: +1 775 788 8682
Cell: +1 775 338 8108

Katherine L. Hoffman is a member of the Lionel Sawyer & Collins Gaming and Regulatory Law Department. Ms. Hoffman represents clients in regulatory matters before state and local governments and agencies. In particular, Ms. Hoffman's practice focuses on advocating for clients in the areas of gaming, sweepstakes and promotional contests, financial institutions, and public utilities. Ms. Hoffman has represented casino clients in securing local gaming licenses and state permits and she regularly counsels businesses on gaming compliance issues in Nevada and elsewhere. In addition, she advises companies on structuring sweepstakes, promotional contests, and social gaming products to comply with gaming and consumer protection laws. Prior to joining Lionel Sawyer & Collins, Ms. Hoffman served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Procter R. Hug of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She has been named by Nevada Business Magazine as one of Nevada's "Legal Elite" for 2013 and 2014.


Tribe Wins Battle For Phoenix Casino, But Others Fear Consequences

22 Aug, 2014

Dave Palermo, GamblingCompliance

The Tohono O’odham Nation’s effort to build one of the country’s largest American Indian casinos in suburban Phoenix, Arizona, may damage tribal-state relations and inflame the off-reservation gambling debate in Congress, according to tribal leaders and attorneys.

After five years of acrimonious legal warfare over the project, Tohono O’odham this month signed a joint services agreement with Glendale officials and are expected to break ground as early as next week on the $400m first phase of the West Valley Resort.

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