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I. Nelson Rose

NelsonRoseProfessor I. Nelson Rose is a Tenured Full Professor at Whittier Law School and a Visiting Professor at the University of Macau, an internationally known scholar, author and public speaker, and is recognized as one of the world's leading experts on gaming law.

Prof. Rose is best known for his column and 1986 landmark book, "GAMBLING AND THE LAW®." He is the author of more than 2,000 published works, including as co-author of INTERNET GAMING LAW (both 1st and 2nd editions), BLACKJACK AND THE LAW, and the first casebook on the subject, GAMING LAW: CASES AND MATERIALS (LexisNexis). Prof. Rose is co-editor-in-chief of the Gaming Law Review and Economics.

Harvard Law School educated, Prof. Rose is a consultant and expert witness for governments and industry. His clients include licensed casinos, major law firms, international corporations, Indian tribes, and local, state and national governments: the provinces of Québec and Ontario; the District of Columbia; the states of Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, Texas; and the federal governments of Canada, Mexico and the United States.

Prof. Rose has addressed such diverse groups as the World Lottery Association, National Conference of State Legislatures and the National Academy of Sciences. He has taught classes on gaming law to the F.B.I. and at universities around the world. Prof. Rose has presented scholarly papers on gambling in Antigua, Argentina, Australia, Canada, the Czech Republic, England, Italy, Japan, Macau, Portugal and Singapore.

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