On the Inside

June 2013, Volume 23 No. 6

A special thanks to Christopher Rowland for allowing us to feature his artwork "Heart Beat" on the cover of the June issue of Indian Gaming. Christopher was born “Ma'heonehoo'estse” (Man from Holy Place), and raised on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation at Lame Deer, Montana.To view more of his work, visit www.thrillentertainmentgroup.com.

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Inside This Issue

Multimedia Games (inside cover)

Bally Technologies (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)



Table of Contents

JCM Global

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Speak Out: Haskell Indian Nations University 2013 Commencement - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

Klas Robinson Q.E.D.

NIGC Report: Dan Little Reappointed as Associate Commissioner at the National Indian Gaming Commission

Legal Forum: Critical Legal Issues – Preparing for the Future
Anthony S. Broadman, Partner, Galanda Broadman; Jack Duran, Tribal Attorney, Duran Law Office; Brian P. McClatchey, Attorney, K&L Gates; Gary S. Pitchlynn, Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Oklahoma School of Law, Pitchlynn Law; Lenor A. Scheffler, Attorney, Chair of Best & Flanagan’s Native American Law Section, Best & Flanagan; Heidi McNeil Staudenmaier, Senior Partner & Firm Practice Group Coordinator for Indian & Gaming Law, Snell & Wilmer

No Tribe Left Behind? iGaming Legislation Escalates - by D. Michael McBride III

Doug Hyde Studios

Legal Front: Can Unions Organize Your Workers Under Federal Law? - by Richard McGee

Data Holdings LLC: Potowatomi Business Development Corporation’s Wholesale Data Center Opens

Loyalty Marketing vs. Player Development - by Anthony "Bert" Bertino

Operations: Boost Productivity to Control Labor Costs - by Ralph Varble

Gaming Market Advisors

Social Media: Pechanga Resort & Casino's YouTube Hit Surpasses 3.5 Million Views

NIGA Update: Proposed Rule Amending Land-Into-Trust Regulations

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association

Food & Beverage: Chinook Winds Casino Resort Brings Tribally-Caught Salmon to Dining Outlets Through Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Salmon Marketing Program

Who's Who: Kimberly Piña Moore: Sharing Her Talent Behind the Lens

Senator Brian Schatz Introduces Legislation for Native American Veterans Memorial on National Mall

Anniversary: Bishop Paiute Tribe Celebrates Casino's 17th Anniversary

Northwest Indian Gaming Association

Let's Move in Indian Country

Peace Corps

American Indian College Fund

American Indian Veteran's Memorial Initiative

American Red Cross

Smithsonian NMAI

Indian Gaming Magazine

Doug Hyde Studios


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: The Hotel at Black Oak Casino Resort Celebrates Grand Opening ; Kids Quest Unveils Exciting New Expansion at Mohegan Sun; Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort Celebrates Grand Opening; Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort Launches Phase One In Five-Year Major Expansion Plan ; Vee Quiva Hotel & Casino Opens to the Public in July; The Bol, an Authentic Asian Cuisine Experience, Opens at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


Internet Gaming

In the News

Legal & Legislative

White House

Community Outreach

Ad Index