|UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
||In partnership with Entain the William S. Boyd School of Law announces new online training programs in gaming law and regulation. This online training program is designed for operators, regulators, lawyers and others working in the gaming industry. These mostly asynchronous programs will launch during the first and second quarters of 2021 and be created and taught by instructors with decades of professional gaming and teaching experience. The program will eventually consist of eight classes designed to prepare professionals to meet the sophisticated regulatory and operating challenges facing the gaming industry. Participants are not required to hold a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree or first degree of law required to practice law in international markets in order to enroll.
||Alan Feldman is the Distinguished Fellow in Responsible Gaming at the International Gaming Institute (IGI) at UNLV. Before joining UNLV, Feldman spent 29 years as a senior executive with MGM Resorts International. Feldman has developed relationships with academics, clinicians, public health officials, and problem gambling patients and is a frequent speaker on responsible gaming at conferences, universities, and media events around the world. He also serves as chair of both the National Center of Responsible Gaming and the Nevada Advisory Committee on Problem Gambling.
||Dayvid Figler is an attorney and national expert on the intersection of criminal justice and gaming. He has consulted with multiple gaming jurisdictions on legal matters and programming related to responsible gaming and problem gambling. Figler serves as an advocate for the National Council on Problem Gambling and has helped establish programming to serve problem gamblers, including the Problem Gambling Treatment Diversion Court in Las Vegas.