Saratoga Institute on Racing, Gaming, and Equine Law 2016

Saratoga Institute on Equine, Racing and Gaming Law 2016


Proposed Topics for Saratoga Institute 2016 Include:

Tuesday, August 9, 2016: Equine and Racing Issues

Federal Regulation of Horseracing:
Assessing the Potential Impact of
Federal Forays into Regulating Horseracing

Everyday Ethics:
Horseracing and Professional Ethics

Private Actions of Race Tracks
Controlling and Industry When Government Action is Not Enough

The Racing Franchise in New York:
The Current State of Play and Lessons for the Nation

Keeping Them Safe:
Can You Protect a Horse After Sale?

Regulating Jockeys and Drivers:
The Rules and Regulation Governing the
Other Athletes on the Track

Wednesday, August 10, 2016: Gaming Industry Issues

Common Dilemmas Facing a Gaming Lawyer:
Legal Ethics, Governmental Ethics,and Personal Ethics

The Blurring Lines:
Implications of the Next Generation of Gaming,
including Fantasy Sports,
Internet Gaming, and Social Gaming

Advances in Tribal Gaming:
Internet and Off-Reservation
Gaming and Renegotiated Compacts

10 Biggest Issues in Gaming Regulations:
Best Practices for Existing Environments
and New Jurisdictions.

Opportunities and Challenges:
Gaming expansion in New York and the Northeast

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 ******Cancellation and Refund Policy******

Full Refund: The Saratoga Institute will issue a Full Refund to registrants who inform us that they must cancel their attendance up to and through July 12, 2016.

Partial Refund: The Saratoga Institute will issue a refund minus a $100.00 cancellation charge to registrants who inform us that they must cancel their attendance between July 13 and July 31, 2016.

No Refund: After July 26, 2016, the Saratoga Institute will be unable to issue any refunds for cancelled attendance of the conference.

Substitutions: An organization may substitute registrants at any time prior to the start of the conference.  Please contact Amy Gunnells at 518-445-2329 or by email at

Materials:  If an attendee must cancel his/her attendance but wishes access to the conference materials, the cost of the conference materials will be deducted from any refund.

Albany Law School's Institute of Legal Studies has been certified by the New York State
Continuing Legal Education Board as an accredited provider of Continuing Legal Education
in the State of New York. 

This conference has been accredited for up to 13.5 continuing legal education credits
for all attorneys in New York State.

August 9, 2016 - 1.5 Ethics credits and 5.5 Professional Practice CLE credits
August 10, 2016 - 1.5 Ethics credits and 4.5 Professional Practices CLE credits

For financial hardship guidelines, please call the Institute of Legal Studies at (518) 472.5888.

Special Needs Information:
Should you have special needs due to a disability, please contact Albany law School’s
Institute of Legal Studies at 518-472-5888 at least a week prior to the course
to discuss your requirements.

New York State Continuing Legal Education Board regulations state that credit shall be awarded only for attendance at an entire course or program, or for attendance at an entire session of a course or program. No credit shall be awarded for attending a portion of a course or a portion of a session.


Contact Information
Lisa Rivage
Date & Location
Date: 8/5/2016 to 8/10/2016
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: The Hilton, Saratoga Springs, NY