Advertising Restrictions and the First Amendment: the Crossroads Between Free Speech and Expression and Consumer Protections

Advertising Restrictions and the First Amendment: the Crossroads Between Free Speech and Expression and Consumer Protections

October 14, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Veronese 2405
Language:
English
With markets like Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom applying serious restrictions on gambling advertising or, in some cases, a full prohibition in an attempt to expand consumer protections and promote responsible gambling, many industry insiders are questioning whether similar restrictions might be on the horizon for US gaming markets. This speculation, of course, raises immediate questions about whether such efforts would run into first amendment challenges including legal battles from offshore gaming sites who promote their products in areas where their offerings are currently illegal. Featuring a diverse range of legal and regulatory experts, this session will explore these issues and more.

Contributors

  • Gregory Gemignani

    Moderator

    Partner

    Dickinson Wright

  • Bahar Alaeddini

    Speaker

    Partner

    Harris Hagan

    Bahar Alaeddini is a Partner at Harris Hagan and specialises in all aspects of online and land-based gambling law. She advises major B2C and B2B...

  • Will Somerville

    Speaker

    Shareholder

    Baker Donelson

Program Type

  1. Program Type
    Panelist

Categories

  1. Track
    IAGA Best Practices Institute

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