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Maurice “Mac” VerStandig

Maurice “Mac” VerStandig

Maurice “Mac” VerStandig, Esq. is the managing partner of The VerStandig Law Firm, LLC, where he focusses his practice on counseling professional poker players, sports bettors and advantage players across the United States. He is licensed to practice law in Maryland, Virginia and Florida, as well as in nearly a dozen federal courts, and regularly affiliates with attorneys licensed in numerous other states and jurisdictions. He can be reached at mac@mbvesq.com.


Maurice “Mac” VerStandig Articles

2018 July
WSOP Insights: Stop Bluffing
WSOP Insights: Why Razz Was an Integral Part of My Legal Education
 
June
WSOP Insights: America’s Sports Betting Line Has Moved
WSOP Insights: Six Things (Not) To Do When You Get Arrested
WSOP Insights: Collecting on Tricky Debts
WSOP Insights: Legal Guide to Poker Staking
 
May
WSOP Insights: Restoring Honor Amongst Thieves
 
2015 November
Daily Fantasy Sports – Understanding a Patchwork of Misunderstood Laws
 
August
Phil Ivey and Borgata Spar Over Destroyed Edge-Sorting Evidence
 
June
WSOP Insights: The Asset Forfeiture Boogie Monster
WSOP Insight: A Poker Player’s Guide to Divorce
WSOP Insight: One Tequila, Two Tequila, Three Tequila, All-In
Foxwoods Survives Edge Sorting Lawsuit from Phil Ivey's "Queen of Sorts" Accomplice
WSOP Insight: The Risks of Investing in Other Players’ Action
 
May
WSOP Insight: How Gaming Wins and Losses Can Impact Your Tax Obligations
 
March
Christian Lusardi Prepares to Face Sentencing in Counterfeiting Charges
 
2014 August
Breaking Down the Legality of Cheung Yin Sun's Edge-Sorting Lawsuit Against Foxwoods
 
July
PokerNews Op-Ed: Just How Much Demand Does Atlantic City Still Possess?
 
April
Sorting Out the Law Behind Phil Ivey's Edge Sorting Debacle at Borgata
 
February
Mac VerStandig Takes a Legal Look at Borgata Class-Action Lawsuit
 
January
Online Gaming and a Casino’s Demise: A (Premature) Obituary of Atlantic City
 
2013 December
Jim McManus Writes Amicus Curaie Brief for Lawrence DiCristina Court Case
About That Dotted Line... Attorney Maurice "Mac" VerStandig on Horrell vs. Attack Poker
 
July
Cardroom International LLC v. Mark Scheinberg, et. al. (Ferguson, Chris) Lawsuit Tossed
PokerNews Op-Ed: Congress Has Been Dealt a New Online Poker Hand
 
June
Maurice "Mac" VerStandig on the Cumbersome Weight of a WSOP Bracelet
 
May
The Atlantic Club Lawsuit: PokerStars Busts Preflop
The Atlantic Club Lawsuit: Pokerstars Risks More than Monopoly Money
 
April
Money and Muscle: The Legal Theories Behind the Tokhtakhounov Indictment
 
2012 August
Attorney Maurice VerStandig on Significance of Ruling That Poker is a Game of Skill
Attorney Maurice Verstandig's Analysis of PokerStars' Acquisition of Full Tilt Poker