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A sweepstake is a type of contest where a prize or prizes may be awarded to a winner or ... requirements that would classify sweepstakes as a form of gambling under their country's legal definition. ... Soft drink companies also sponsor many sweepstakes, such as the Pepsi Billion Dollar Sweepstakes game and the Pepsi  ...

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operators to disseminate online gaming, sweepstakes, and contests to participants worldwide. Opposing moral viewpoints, conflicting statutory interpretations ...

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general categories of gambling instinct driven activities and the legal issues that they face. Internet Sweepstakes,. Contests and Games. Article contributed by ...

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Aug 12, 2010 ... Promotional contests and sweepstakes are effective because they play to the ... These laws range from criminal anti-gambling statutes to consumer ... e.g., a scratch-off game in conjunction with the purchase of a meal, the ...

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Feb 4, 2016 ... As most readers of this blog know, a contest is quite different than a ... little) chance in a contest, it is unlikely the anti-gaming laws will apply.

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Jun 5, 2017 ... Don't Run Afoul of Gaming Laws in Offering Sweepstakes and Contests ... government has not played a major role in the regulation of gaming.

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Dec 1, 2015 ... However, when creating a contest it is another of the three elements of gambling, i.e. chance, that needs to be analyzed to determine if luck ...

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Being gamblers by nature, Licensors and Licensees doubtless are among the " regulars" playing these games of chance. And being savvy business people, ...

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development of a culture of gambling, with gaming re- sorts increasingly popular ... sweepstakes or contest, the business must structure the promotion to avoid ...