In recent years, the Pennsylvania gaming industry has experienced unprecedented growth
and expansion. Enter Covid.
While in-person gambling plummeted, Americans bored in the lockdown turned to online gambling, which soared, becoming the holy grail for gambling revenues. Thanks to advancements in technology (especially regarding smartphones and apps), higher trust in online money exchange and the increasing digitization of the world, this rapid climb is expected to continue, solidifying the gaming industry’s impact as a powerful economic
engine and a dynamic job creator.
Pennsylvania law and regulation of this area are evolving nearly as rapidly. In this book, attorneys from the PA Gaming Control Board and private and in-house counsel explore the latest developments in the Pennsylvania gaming industry.
Summary of Contents
- Gaming Expansion in Pennsylvania
- The Future of Skills Games in Pennsylvania
- Status of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Enforcement of the Wire Act in the Wake of First Circuit’s January 20, 2021 Ruling