Trends in Indian Gaming Webinar

The Indian Gaming and Tribal Self-Governance Programs as part of the Indian Legal Program at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University are pleased to host the Trends in Indian Gaming Webinar. This webinar is free and open to the public. We wish to acknowledge the National Indian Gaming Association, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community for their co-sponsorship of the webinar. The State Bar of Arizona does not approve CLE activities, however, this activity may qualify for up to 4 credit hours. Please note the start time is 3:45 p.m. EDT. Questions? Contact Ann Marie Bledsoe Downes at ann.m.downes@asu.edu.


July 15, 3:45 p.m. EDT

Welcome: Chairman Ernie Stevens, NIGA

COVID-19 and Reopening

Patty Ferguson-Bohnee, Moderator

William Hardacker, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

Sarah Harris, Mohegan Tribe

Danielle Her Many Horses, NIGA

Dan Little, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians


July 15, 5:00 p.m.

Indian Gaming Compacts

Kimberly Cluff (moderator), Morongo Band of Mission Indians (invited)

Brad Bledsoe Downes ('94), AIGA

Scott Crowell ('84), Crowell Law

Kevin Washburn, Iowa Law

Eric Shepard, Interior (Invited)


July 16, 3:45 p.m.

Online Gaming

Burton Warrington, Moderator

Steve Bodmer ('06), Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians

Jason Giles, NIGA

Bryan Newland, Bay Mills Indian Community

Rion Ramirez, Port Madison Enterprises


July 16, 5:00 p.m.

Indian Affairs &Trump Administration

David Mullon, Moderator

Derrick Beetso ('10), NCAI

Charlie Galbraith ('06), Kilpatrick Townsend

Sequoyah Simermeyer, NIGC (Invited)

Kyle Scherer, Interior (Invited)

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 3:45pm to Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 6:00pm
Online (Zoom)
ASU Law Indian Legal Program
Ann Marie Bledsoe Downes