TORONTO (PRWEB) June 02, 2014
Dickinson Wright LLP is pleased to announce that Lawyer Michael D. Lipton, Q.C. has been named Gaming Law Adviser of the Year for Canada by the Professional Sector Network as part of their 2014 Global Awards.
Michael D. Lipton, Q.C. is a Partner in the firm’s Toronto office. He has served as senior counsel on special gaming law matters including advising on Requests for Proposals from government to operate commercial and charitable casinos and advising applicants who seek registration with the various Gaming Regulatory Authorities throughout Canada. He regularly represents governments, gaming equipment manufacturers and suppliers, gaming software manufacturers and Internet gaming operators in all aspects of gaming law.
Since 2008, Mr. Lipton has been recognized by his peers with inclusion in Best Lawyers in Canada and Chambers Global for his expertise in gaming law. He is a founding member of the International Masters of Gaming Law and a Past President. He is Editor of the Canadian Gaming Lawyer and a member of the editorial boards of the Gaming Law Review and World Online Gambling Law Report. He has authored many articles on all areas of gaming law which have been published in several leading international and national publications and delivered papers at numerous gaming law conferences throughout the world.
The Professional Sector Network is a leading choice for professional and corporate individuals from around the world. Honorees of the 2014 Global Awards are based on research gathered by the Professional Sector Network by speaking with clients, associations and other advisers.
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