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Mobile Gaming in Massachusetts: How Independent Mobile Betting Protects the Consumer

State of Independence Representatives from DraftKings recently visited the Massachusetts State House to remind a key House legislator of the benefits of mobile-based betting. Fortunately for DraftKings and other mobile gaming operators, Massachusetts is one of a handful of states that should be relatively open to mobile gambling because there are few casino interests at… Read More

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Courthouse News Article covers response to DOJ’s controversial OLC Opinion. Jeff Ifrah discusses the role of iDEA Growth in the New Hampshire lawsuit seeking to challenge it.

Worries of Online Gambling Crackdown Spur States to Action By: Nick Rummell  With the Justice Department agreeing to postpone enforcement of its new policy until June 14, all eyes now await the ruling by U.S. District Judge Paul Barbadoro in New Hampshire. “It won’t stand for long,” attorney Jeff Ifrah said of the OLC policy… Read More

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Gongwer News Service interviews Jeff Ifrah as Ohio hears sponsored testimony to add mobile device betting to its Sports Gambling Bill

Five states, Mr. Ifrah added, currently operate mobile gaming in some form. “Obviously, they’re not doing that illegally,” he said. Mr. Ifrah said the concerns often come from casinos. “Most of the time the real concern – even though it’s not necessarily a spoken one – is cannibalization. Sometimes the casinos are just worried that… Read More

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Jeff Ifrah quoted by ESPN amid New Hampshire Legal Sports Betting Case Decision

Why a New Hampshire legal case is vital to U.S. sports betting growth Ryan Rodenberg Special to ESPN.com The yet-to-be-resolved case has not stopped states from moving forward with sports betting legislation, however. “While the case has been pending, dozens of states have introduced new sports gambling legislation, and a handful have passed such legislation,”… Read More

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Ifrah Law Recognized Nationwide for Gaming & Licensing Law by Chambers USA

Chambers USA, the leading global rankings directory of lawyers and law firms, recognized Ifrah Law at the national level in Gaming & Licensing Law. Jeff Ifrah, the firm’s founding partner, was again ranked in the categories of Gaming & Licensing and Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations in the directory’s 2019 Guide. This marks the ninth year that Mr. Ifrah has… Read More

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Jeff Ifrah to Present at Tribal Sports Betting Conference in Tulsa

On Tuesday, April 30th, Jeff Ifrah will moderate the panel presentation “The Business of Sports Betting – Finding the Right Partners”. He will also be featured as a panelist for the discussion “The State of the States”. These exciting events will take place at the Tribal Sports Betting Conference located at the Hotel Indigo in… Read More