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UNLV to Hold Symposium for Internet Gaming

Wide Range of Topics to be Discussed


With online poker in Nevada seven to 10 months away, the UNLV Boyd School of Law will hold a symposium this Friday on the regulation of Internet gaming.

According to the school’s website, some of the brightest minds in the field will converge to survey existing laws from the global gaming environment and make recommendations for the best regulatory practices in the U.S.

Discussions will cover:

  • Age and identity verification
  • Location verification
  • Fraud and cheating detection and prevention, including anti-collusion
  • International dispute resolution
  • Technical requirements for systems, including testing, error prevention, reliability, security, random number generators and disaster recovery
  • Licensing requirements for operators, service providers and manufacturers
  • Responsible gaming, including player limits and self exclusion
  • Player account protections, including privacy, securing of customer data and safeguarding of funds
  • Accounting, audit, reporting and recordkeeping
  • Currency and transaction handling requirements, including anti-money laundering
  • Taxation
  • Advertising



10 years ago

excellent list of priorities!