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State of play-is 2014 the year of internet gaming?

USA - February 10 2014 Confounding the expectation of most observers, after the December 23, 2011 reversal by the Department of Justice (the DOJ) of its long-standing…

Adam Braun, Erica Okerberg, Martha A. Sabol, Jamey L. Tesler

DOJ’s reversal on the Wire Act — what it means for internet gaming

USA - December 29 2011 On Friday, December 23, 2011, the Department of Justice (DOJ) released for the first time a memorandum signed by Virginia A. Seitz, the Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal Division, dated September 20, 2011, responding to two different inquiries — one from two state lotteries and one from two U.S. Senators — about the applicability of the Wire Act (18 U.S.C. § 1084) to intrastate sales of lottery tickets on the Internet.

American Jobs Act of 2011

USA - September 16 2011 Last week, President Barack Obama addressed a joint session of Congress to announce his latest plan to stabilize the U.S. economy and return Americans to work.

Diane J. Blagman, Joseph Corrigan, Joshua R. Sanderlin, Alan Slomowitz, Michael E. Williams

Budget Control Act of 2011: what to expect from Congress’ ‘super committee’

USA - August 12 2011 In recent weeks, much of the nation’s attention was focused on the negotiations between the White House and Congress over the conditions under which Congress would pass legislation to raise the federal government’s statutory borrowing authority.

Mark Hayes, Michael E. Williams

Elections of 2010: an early analysis

USA - November 3 2010 Though the final results of several close races will not be known for days, and in some cases weeks, yesterday's elections yielded significant gains for Republicans at both the federal and state level.

Diane J. Blagman, Joshua R. Sanderlin, Alan Slomowitz, Michael E. Williams