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November 19, 2021: Mississippi Gaming Commission Meeting Report

November 18 Meeting

The Mississippi Gaming Commission held its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, November 18, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. at the Jackson office. Executive Director Jay McDaniel, Chairman Al Hopkins, and Commissioners Franc Lee and Tom Gresham all participated. The following matters were considered:

FINDINGS OF SUITABILITY

The Commission approved a finding of suitability for the following person:

  • Kevin Edwin Preston – President and General Manager of Natchez Casino OpCo, LLC d/b/a Magnolia Bluffs Casino Hotel 

OTHER APPROVALS

  • Coast Dealing Academy, LLC d/b/a Coast Dealing Academy, as a Gaming School 

  • Recommendation Regarding Hearing Examiner’s Decision for hearing(s) held on October 22, 2021 – Willie Green, Jr. vs. Land Holdings I, LLC d/b/a Scarlet Pearl, MGC No. 21-00189 (SD). The Commission declined to review the hearing officer’s findings of fact and decision. 

The next regular meeting of the Mississippi Gaming Commission will be held on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at the Jackson offices of the Mississippi Gaming Commission, beginning at 9:00 a.m. The deadline for submission of agenda items for this meeting is November 30, 2021.

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Thomas Shepherd, Gaming Attorney, IAGA President, 2014, Jones Walker Law FIrm
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Tommy Shepherd is a partner in the firm’s Business and Commercial Transactions Practice Group. As an accomplished gaming attorney, he served as President of the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) in 2014.

Tommy represents major casino companies, Native American tribes, manufacturers, suppliers, and financial institutions regarding all matters relating to the development, financing, licensing and operation of gaming and resort facilities. His extensive experience in such matters includes public-private leases, financings, land use approvals, statutory and regulatory...

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Chris Pace, Business, Commercial Transactions Attorney, Jones Walker Law FIrm
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Chris Pace is an attorney in the firm's Business & Commercial Transactions Practice Group and practices from the firm's Jackson office. He concentrates his practice in the areas of project finance and economic development law, state and local government law, economic development incentives and gaming law.

His clients include both county and municipal governmental bodies, as well as new and expanding business concerns such as a large steel company investing over $1 billion in a new facility, and a new regional beverage supplier investing millions of dollars to expand its existing...

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