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The Law of Charitable and Casino Gaming, 2nd Edition

The only comprehensive resource on gaming legislation and jurisprudence in Canada, with insightful analysis and commentary on the Criminal Code, charitable gaming, government gaming and horse racing. The focus throughout is on regulatory compliance.
Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780433497158

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Must-have for anyone in the casino gaming industry

This one-of-a-kind book provides vital information and insightful analysis and discussion of case law and interpretation of statutes relating to casinos and gaming in Canada. Written by an industry expert with more than 25 years of experience in the gaming sector, the text  reviews what is legal (and what is not) with a focus on understanding the federal and provincial regulatory regimes and compliance with those regimes.

 New in this edition

  • After nearly 19 years since the first edition was published this long awaited second edition has been completely revamped to provide the most relevant updated information in charitable and casino gaming
  • Contains all new chapters including topics such as on the historical, economic and constitutional content and background of gaming law in Canada, illegal and lawful gaming activities, conduct and management of a lottery scheme, lottery licensing, horse racing and pari-mutuel betting, federal regulation and more…
  • Discusses new and relevant case law
  • Explains key Criminal Code provisions that apply to unlawful gaming

 A great resource for:

  • Lawyers – As a practical and comprehensive guide for compliance/enforcement and relevant legislation
  • In-House Counsel – As a reference guide to understand applicable gaming laws to advise their organization
  • Corporate General – To learn more about the sector and legal considerations
  • Government – As a guide to understanding the law of gaming and to understand compliance/enforcement and relevant legislation
  • Law Libraries – An educational resource for their patrons as it’s the only book on the topic

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Table of contents

Chapter 1: Gambling in Canada – Historical, Economic and Constitutional Context
A. Introduction
B. Constitutional Context
Chapter 2: Criminal Code – Illegal and Lawful Gambling Activities
A. Introduction
B. Definitions
C. Gaming Offences
D. Other Criminal Provisions
E. Lawful Gambling
Chapter 4: Crown Corporations
A. Introduction
B. Provincial Approaches
Chapter 5: Lottery Licensing
A. Introduction
B. Lottery Licensing Authorities
C. Eligibility for a Lottery License
D. Conduct and Management
E. Different Types of Lottery Schemes
Chapter 6: Horse Racing and Pari-Mutuel Betting
A. Introduction
B. Federal Regulation
C. Provincial Regulation
Chapter 7: tbd
Chapter 8: Federal Regulation of Gambling Activities
A. Introduction
B. Anti-Money Laundering
C.. Marketing and Advertising