With an ever growing interest shown in the inaugural Prague Gaming Summit, we have invited some of the biggest names in the industry when it comes to debating new laws and we are focusing especially on the Czech and European online gambling market.
Here is the announcement of two well known professionals of the online gambling industry who will be joining the already confirmed speakers of the event.
Panel: The Benefits of the European Gambling Laws (8th of June – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM – Prague Local Time)
Managing Director of Business Operations at NSoft, located in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
He received his LL.M in International Business Law from Central European University.
Yancy, an American attorney licensed to practice law in the states of New York and North Dakota, oversees the legal department. He advises the management on legal issues and changes in legislation across all markets where NSoft is doing business.
Prior to joining NSoft, Yancy served as a staff attorney to the Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia, where he drafted legislation on a regular basis. Albeit his time on the islands, he has lived and worked primarily in post-communist emerging markets for the past 12 years.
Yancy will the moderator of the panel.
Panel: Focus on the Czech Republic (8th of June – 9:30 – 11:00 AM – Prague Local Time)
Partner in the Czech Bird & Bird office and Head of the Intellectual Property, Tech & Comms and Media groups in Czech Republic and Slovakia
His expertise covers intellectual property (IP)/ information technology (IT) law, gaming and media law. He also regularly assists clients in connection with various data protection and related compliance matters, as well as competition law matters.
For the past 5+ years Vojtěch has been actively involved in advising gaming companies on a broad range of legal issues including provision of online system operations, preparation of contractual documentations, related licensing and regulatory matters as well as enforcement of intellectual property rights.
He is an author of the Czech chapter in Duisberg A., Picot H. The Law of Video and Computer Games and the Czech Chapter in 3rd edition of Thomson Reuters’ Gaming: A Global Guide from Practical Law.
Vojtěch has been repeatedly recognized as a leader in his field of expertise (Intellectual Property and Technology, Media & Telecommunications). He received ILO Client Choice Award 2014-2015 and was named WIPR Leader by World IP Review and IP Star by Managing IP (2016, 2017).
He is the President of LES Czech Republic and Slovakia, local representative of ITech Law and active member of ALAI. Vojtěch was also recently admitted as a member of IMGL (International Masters of Gaming Law).
You can reach Vojtěch on the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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We look forward to welcoming you in Prague!