Scott Andress, partner in the Jackson office and chair of the Gaming Practice, recently discussed casino gaming and lottery regulations in the state of Mississippi in The International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG).
In the article, Scott analyzes key areas of interest, including: authorities and legislation, licensing and restrictions, digital gaming, liability and anticipated reforms. Scott highlights the entities that regulate gaming. He notes the application process, restrictions for lawful permits and regulatory licenses, as well as taxes and social responsibility. Qualifications and permitted activity for the use of online, digital and electronic gaming are also examined. Lastly, Scott outlines responsible parties for gaming liability and enforcement, as well as forecasted reforms to gaming laws.
Scott has extensive experience representing the Mississippi gaming industry and previously served on the Board of Trustees of the International Association of Gaming Advisors. He is consistently recognized by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers.