Ifrah Law

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Firm Overview

Ifrah Law is a premier boutique law firm with focus on the intersection of business and the internet and in matters involving government investigations, complex litigation, and white collar defense. The firm represents clients in highly regulated industries like online gaming and sports betting, internet advertising, financial services and payment processing, and cryptocurrency.

Main Areas of Practice

Online Gaming & Sports Betting  

Ifrah Law has represented online gaming clients since the inception of the industry, and now represents many of the world’s largest companies, industry associations, and affiliates in this field. Their experience includes regulatory and compliance work, transactions, and litigation, and they have been instrumental in the creation of states' legislative and regulatory frameworks. The firm helps operators, investors, vendors, and suppliers in the assessment of current and projected business operations and profits, as well as potential risks. Ifrah Law is founding member of the iDevelopment and Economic Association (iDEA), a trade association advocating for growth of online interactive entertainment business in the U.S.

Financial Services & Payment Processing  

Ifrah Law represents businesses and individuals in payment processing relationships, including merchants in disputes with payment processors, ISOs and acquiring banks, MATCH and Terminated Merchant File listings, and payment processing agreements. They have a strong track record for trying and winning cases on behalf of a wide variety of domestic and international banking and payment processing entities, and in concluding cases with private litigants, the Department of Justice, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), and the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

Data Privacy & Cyber Security 

An industry leader in data privacy and cyber security law, Ifrah Law advises organizations on developing industry-appropriate protocols, drafting privacy policies, and preparing for, and responding to data breaches. Their clients span multiple industries, including fintech, healthcare, non-profit organizations, and social media influencers. Online gaming clients are often required to collect substantial personal information to verify age, geolocation, and in furtherance of AML requirements, and Ifrah Law helps ensure business practices comply with the ever-evolving and substantial privacy and data security requirements.

Cryptocurrency & Blockchain  

Since the debut of Bitcoin to increasingly popular NFTs, Ifrah Law has been at the forefront of the cryptocurrency movement, counseling companies on the best ways to utilize the digital revolution of blockchain in their business models. Representing pioneers in the interactive entertainment and financial services industries, they have gained significant experience shaping programs for companies to enhance their products and their bottom line while staying within the bounds of the still-evolving regulatory landscape of cryptocurrency and blockchain law.

Internet Advertising & Marketing  

Ifrah law represents online advertisers, affiliate networks, publishers, advertising agencies, payment processors, and other marketing solution providers in state and federal investigations and enforcement actions, private litigation instituted by self-regulatory agencies, consumer class actions, contract negotiations, and compliance matters. As experienced litigators defending cases instituted by various federal agencies, they counsel clients on risk mitigation strategies and advise on regulatory compliance, website disclosures, trademark and copyright protection, contract review and negotiation, and brand protection.

Federal Agency Litigation  

Rooted firmly in the nation’s Capital with strong relationships across many branches of government, Ifrah Law represents clients on cutting edge issues arising from the intersection of internet business, finance, and technology, defending against claims by federal agencies like the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Food & Drug Administration (FDA), the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). They also assist in responding to investigations, requests for information, and government subpoenas and counsel clients on compliance with federal agency regulations.

White Collar Defense 

With a focus on government investigations, complex litigation, and white collar defense, Ifrah Law represents companies and their senior executives in criminal and civil matters and also serves as a trusted business advisor to emerging industry clients doing business online. Their attorneys include a former Chief of the Organized Crime Section at the Department of Justice and a former assistant U.S. Attorney, a former special assistant U.S. Attorney, and a number of highly trained veterans from some of the nation’s largest and most respected law firms. Their collective experience includes the litigation and resolution of disputes across a broad array of industries on issues ranging from cybersecurity and computer fraud to money laundering and asset forfeiture. As a result, they have established relationships and credibility with federal prosecutors and investigators in such agencies as the Justice Department, the FTC, SEC, and DOD, among others.

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Contributions

Total 1 contributions

Law and Practice

Gaming Law 2020 in USA - Pennsylvania

Authors: Jeff Ifrah, Michelle Cohen, George Calhoun, James Trusty

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 22 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

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USA - Nationwide

Gaming & Licensing
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District of Columbia

Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations


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USA - Nationwide

Gaming & Licensing


A Jeff Ifrah
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A Jeff IfrahLitigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

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1717 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Suite 650

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20006-2004

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