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Keith Miller Profile


Ellis and Nelle Levitt Distinguished Professor of Law


Areas of Expertise

Torts, Product's Liability, Gaming Law, Worker's Compensation


LLM – University of Michigan
JD – University of Missouri-Kansas City, UMKC Law Review
BA – University of Missouri-Kansas City

Professional Experience

Drake Law School professor since 1979
Attorney at Lathrop, Koontz & Norquest in Kansas City, Mo.
Visiting professor of law at the University of Wisconsin

Selected Publications

  • Sports Betting Integrity at Risk: The Role of the Wire Act, 60 Santa Clara Law Review, 487 (2020)
  • The Law of Gambling and Regulated Gaming, 3d edition, co-author Anthony Cabot (Carolina Academic Press 2021) (forthcoming)
  • Moving Faster than the Speed of Regulation: Can State-Authorized Sports Wagering Dodge a Game-Fixing Bullet without the Help of the Feds?, 30 Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport, Issue No. 2 (2020) co-author Anthony Cabot
  • The Law of Regulated Gambling: A Practical Guide for Business Lawyers, Editor and contributing author (American Bar Association, Gaming Law Committee of Business Law Section 2020)
  • Point/Counterpoint:  Sports Leagues’ Rights to be Compensated for Sports Wagering, 23 Gaming L. Rev. 154 (2019) (one of two participants in transcribed roundtable)
  • State Lotteries and Their Customers, 9 UNLV Gaming L.J. 177 (2019)
  • Sports Wagering in America: Policies, Economics, and Regulation, co-author Anthony Cabot, (UNLV Gaming Press 2018)
  • Regulatory Models for Sports Wagering: The Debate between Federal and State Oversight, 8 UNLV Gaming L.J. 153 (2018)

Significant Accomplishments

  • Vice chair of the Gaming Law Committee for the ABA Business Law Section
  • Previously vice president, Educator Members of the International Masters of Gaming Law
  • Speaker: Rhoades v. State—The (De)criminalization of HIV+ Sex (UNLV Law School, Las Vegas, NV, March 2015).
  • Panel moderator and speaker: Problem Gambling (ABA Gaming Law Minefield Conference, Henderson, NV, Feb. 12-13, 2015).
  • Speaker: Spousal Disqualification for Gaming Licenses (International Masters of Gaming Law Fall Conference, Florence, Italy, November 2014).

Additional Information

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