Jennifer Roberts

How Technology Influences Responsible Gambling Practices → Associate Director Jennifer Roberts

Jennifer Roberts

The Perspective of One of UNLV’s Top Regulation Experts

Jennifer Roberts is the Vice President/General Counsel – WynnBET and Director of the International Center for Gaming Regulation at UNLV. In this episode of the NO LINE Podcast, she and Philip Beere discuss how technology influences responsible gambling practices and why the conversation about responsibility in the industry needs to continue.

Alongside her role at the ICGR, Roberts also teaches gaming law at UNLV’s William S. Boyd School of Law and at the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. As a lawyer, Roberts has represented major hotels, restaurants, bars and other entities in large cases regarding federal, state, and local alcohol licensing and compliance.

Roberts has been in private practice for fifteen years, working with sports betting companies, casino operators, and small gaming operators. She is the owner of Roberts Gaming Law, Ltd. and is an active member of the International Association of Gaming Advisors.

Roberts earned her law degree from the University of Utah in 2002.

SUMMARY

In this episode, the following topics are discussed:

  • Jennifer Roberts introduction
  • How technology can influence responsible gambling
  • How casinos implemented responsible practices before technology
  • Legal issues surrounding the monitoring of customers
  • Legal issues customers can face if they gamble irresponsibly
  • How close we are to using predictive analytics to flag problematic customers
  • Expansion of sports betting
  • What’s missing from the conversation

NOTES

Get in contact with episode guest Jennifer Roberts via her UNLV page. You can also follow her on Twitter.

The No Line Podcast

The best bet is the responsible one!

The No Line Podcast is dedicated to sharing stories about those leading the gaming industry forward — making it better, making it more responsible.
Interested in being a guest or sharing your organization’s “responsible” story?

Contact Philip Beere at philip@nolinepodcast.com or visit the website at www.nolinepodcast.com


Philip Beere

Philip is the Head of Creative and Partnerships at PJ Media. He is Head of Marketing for Gaming Analytics. Previously he was Head of Marketing for Sightline Payments and Play+. He is the Founder of the subscription-based marketing platform for doctors, www.rfamd.com.
As the Host of the No Line Podcast, Philip enjoys sharing stories about those leading the industry forward toward responsible gaming. He also hosts the podcasts, Corporate Sustainability and Doctor Thyroid.

Connect with Philip


PJ Media

PJ Media is a marketing agency located in Las Vegas, Nevada — offering 360° services for companies serving the gaming industry.

Copyright © 2022 Philip James. All Rights Reserved.