SOURCE: Spectrum Gaming Group

Spectrum Gaming Group

November 11, 2009 12:35 ET

Spectrum Gaming Group Helps Delaware Implement Casino Table Games

DOVER, DE--(Marketwire - November 11, 2009) - The Delaware Lottery has retained Spectrum Gaming Group of Linwood, NJ, to assist in the important step of adding table games to its three racetrack casinos, which presently offer slots, sports wagering and pari-mutuel betting. Spectrum will provide a blueprint to implement various casino games by guiding regulators in drafting legislation, regulations and Minimum Internal Control Standards to ensure that all table games operate with the highest degree of integrity and that the public has confidence in the regulatory process.

Spectrum is an independent research and consulting firm that serves public- and private-sector clients worldwide, from Singapore and Croatia to Maryland and New Jersey. The firm is widely respected for its commitment to independence, integrity and expertise.

"Delaware has entrusted Spectrum with this important task, knowing that there is but one opportunity to do it right. We take that responsibility seriously," said Spectrum Managing Director Frederic E. Gushin, a former Assistant Attorney General and Deputy Director of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.

Spectrum is proud of its track record in this crucial area, having already assisted the West Virginia Lottery as it added table games to its slots-only casinos. Spectrum was also retained to assist in the opening of the Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, Michigan, and its team of experienced professionals, including veteran former regulators, oversaw the openings of most Atlantic City casinos, as well as other markets.

Spectrum's array of services includes:

--  Feasibility studies
--  Economic impact reports
--  Market analyses
--  Restructurings, distressed properties/acquisition services
--  Drafting of legislation and regulation
--  Anti-money laundering controls
--  Investigations and due diligence (Financial and Integrity)
--  Establishment of investigative procedures
--  Evaluation of public policy
--  Legal support and expert-witness services
--  Gaming regulatory services
--  Professional services for Indian Nations

Spectrum recently completed important public studies in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Indiana. It also publishes the highly acclaimed Gaming Industry Observer newsletter, prized for its analysis of gaming trends. Gaming Industry Observer ( has won four national awards for editorial excellence, and offers a premium service that tracks and analyzes regulatory trends, Asian gaming and other critical subjects.

Spectrum also produces nationally recognized industry conferences, including the East Coast Gaming Congress, Florida Gaming Summit, Pennsylvania Gaming Congress and the forthcoming New England Gaming Summit, and is an advisor to the Eastern European Gaming Summit and the Global Gaming Expo.

For more information, call 1-609-926-5100 or visit