Earlier this month, New York State voters approved a Constitutional amendment to authorize casino gaming in the state. Implementation of the amendment, including the process for siting of the casinos and selection of casino operators, will begin shortly in accordance with legislation enacted during the 2013 legislative session (the “Gaming Legislation”). For more information on the Gaming Legislation, click here to view the GT Alert on this topic. In this GT Alert, Mark Glaser, Marlon Goldstein, Robert Harding and Martha Sabol discuss the gaming legislation and the process for selection of casino sites and operators. Those interested in participating in the process should move quickly to understand the many nuances of the legislation and the selection process.