I. Nelson Rose to Speak At 4th Annual Symposium On Internet Gambling Law & Management

17 August 2000

LARCHMONT, New York--(Press Release)--Aug. 17, 2000--I. Nelson Rose, one of the foremost experts of gaming law in the world, will discuss the future of online gaming at the Fourth Annual International Symposium on Internet Gambling Law and Management, to be held Nov. 26-28 at the Royal Antiguan Beach & Tennis Resort in Antigua.

This leading event in the online gaming arena will be attended by the CEOs and other high ranking officials across the entire gaming spectrum -- plan now to join industry leaders and innovators who are shaping the field and determining its future.

Professor Rose is an internationally known public speaker, writer and scholar and is recognized as one of the world's leading authorities on gambling law. A 1979 graduate of Harvard Law School, he is a tenured full Professor at Whittier Law School in Costa Mesa, Calif., where he teaches one of the first law school classes on gaming law.

A consultant to governments and industry, Professor Rose has testified as an expert witness and acted as an advisor to major law firms, international corporations, licensed casinos, players, Indian tribes and local, state and national governments, including Arizona, California, Florida, New Jersey, Texas and the federal governments of Canada and the United States.

Offshore vs. Onshore Gaming: The Battle Heats Up, organized by BioConferences International Inc. in conjunction with Gaming Law Review, Internet Gaming International and the International Internet Gaming Association, will explore how intensifying competition in venues around the globe is posing new challenges for casino managers and operators, e-commerce promoters and entrepreneurs, software and Web site developers, consultants, attorneys and regulators in the fast-moving world of online gaming.

The conference, which is expected to draw more than 500 leaders from more than 35 countries, will once again be chaired by Joseph M. Kelly, Professor of Business Law, SUNY College at Buffalo and Anthony R. Coles, of the London law firm, Jeffrey Green Russell, and will feature a host of international industry leaders including Mickey Charles, president of the Sports Network, Anthony Cabot of Lionel Sawyer & Collins in Las Vegas and Marc Falcone, vice president of equity research for Bear Stearns & Co. Inc.

This year's event will again highlight the software developers, e-commerce providers and other leading players who are driving the growth of the industry in the expanded Second Annual International Gaming Expo.

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