Weber, Kevin J.

Education

University of Western Ontario

B.A., 1993
honours

University of Western Ontario

LL.B., 1997

Kevin J. Weber

Partner

Prominent Assignments

Extensive practice before gaming regulatory authorities throughout Canada.

Counseling clients in regard to amendments to gaming legislation enacted by government of Ontario including drafting legislative amendments.

Advising clients on Canadian law relating to online sweepstakes, contests and other promotional activities.

Advising provincial governments in regard to gaming provisions of the Canadian Criminal Code.

Representing self regulatory bodies in prosecutions of non-licensees.

Assisting in establishment of new businesses in Canada, and international business travel. Successfully guiding clients through immigration application processes, coordinating global immigration for workers, investors, entrepreneurs and their families.

Representative Clients

  • Aruze Gaming America, Inc.
  • Bally Gaming, Inc.
  • Betfair Limited
  • Canadian Gaming Association
  • Everi Holdings Inc.
  • IGT Global Solutions Corporation
  • Interblock d.d.
  • MGM Resorts International and subsidiaries
  • NetEnt Product Services Ltd.
  • NMi Metrology & Gaming
  • Paddy Power plc
  • Public Accountants Council for the Province of Ontario
  • Scientific Games Corporation

Professional Involvement

  • Member of the International Masters of Gaming Law

Publications/Presentations

  • Co-author, "Enforceability of iGaming Debts in Ontario," (Gaming Legal News, June 17, 2013)
  • Co-author, "Retreat of Legalized Gaming in Canada," (Canadian Gaming Lawyer, June 2013)
  • Co-author, "Canada: a Year in Review", iGaming Business, Issue 71, November/December 2011 
  • Co-author, Internet Gambling Report, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th editions (Mark Balestra and Tony Cabot, editors) (St. Charles, MO: River City Group LLC) – chapters relating to Canadian gaming law (updated 2013) 
  • Co-author, “Proposed Amendments to the Criminal Code to Expand Sports Betting Options” (Canadian Gaming Lawyer, Vol. 1, Issue 2, November 2008) 
  • Co-author, “Update on iGaming in Canada” (iGaming Business, issues 50 & 51, May/June 2008 and July/August 2008) 
  • Co-author, “Kahnawà:ke: Canada ponders I-Gaming crackdown” (World Online Gambling Report, Vol. 7, Issue 4, Apr. 2008) 
  • Co-author, “Canada: Jurisdictional Issues in Online Gambling Regulation,” (World Online Gambling Report, Vol. 6, Iss. 12, Dec. 2007)
  • Co-author, “British Columbia” and “Alberta” chapters in International Casino Law and Regulation – 2007 
  • Co-author, “Bill 152: Legislation Barring Advertising of Online Gaming” (World Online Gambling Report, Vol. 6, Issue 1, Jan. 2007) 
  • Co-author, “Games of Skill and Chance in Canada,” (Gaming Law Review, 2005)