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A sweepstake is a type of contest where a prize or prizes may be awarded to a winner or ... would classify sweepstakes as a form of gambling under their country's legal ... One of the most popular has been the McDonald's Monopoly " instant-win" game-piece promotion (To satisfy the "no purchase necessary" requirement, ...

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

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Aug 12, 2010 ... Betting and Gaming Alert ... Promotional contests and sweepstakes are effective because they play to the universal human desire to win ...

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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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Lists U.S. and Canadian contests and sweepstakes, sorted by entry frequency. ... Guide listing free online instant win games, sweepstakes, and promotions in ...

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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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If you're thinking of hosting a social media contest or other kind of online giveaway, ... sweepstakes and contests focus on federal laws against online gambling. .... were either larks or night owls to play a dice game where they could win $500.