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Ban on autoplay in slots
Ban on autoplay announced recently by the British Gambling Commission as part of the new range of restrictions on online slots. The British regulator, the Gambling Commission, has announced strict new controls on online slot games including a ban on autoplay. They including a complete ban on autoplay options, reverse...
Belgium
Belgium: A new Royal Decree has reduced recently the number of permitted sports betting licensees to a maximum of 31. A new royal decree amends previous legislation to cut the maximum number of online sports betting licensees to 31. The new legislation amends the previous royal decree of December 22 2010...
White Hat Gaming
White Hat Gaming agreed £1.3 settlement on money laundering weaknesses and will strengthen its anti-money laundering procedures. White Hat Gaming, the igaming platform provider has said it is committed to strengthen its social responsibility along with its anti-money laundering procedures, following the Gambling Commission report on weaknesses within the...
Post-Brexit după Brexit
Post-Brexit, Andrew Lyman, executive director of the Gibraltar government’s Gambling Division, is optimistic about the industry’s future. Andrew Lyman, executive director of the Gibraltar government’s Gambling Division (GGD), has said that the British overseas territory will remain a major hub for gaming post-Brexit. Lyman declared that despite remaining uncertainties around Brexit, he was confident...
The British government
The British government is expected to open a review on gambling legislation - Britain’s 2005 Gambling Act this week. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) is expected to start its review of Britain’s 2005 Gambling Act this week, opening up what is likely to lead to the...
Liniile directoare Guidelines
Guidelines for Integrated Resorts tax will be included in Japan’s 2021 tax reform but are to be decided by authorieties in December. The key issue is how the country plans to tax winnings, especially for foreign players. Japan will reflect any changes in tax guidelines for integrated resorts (IR) in...
he bankruptcy Falimentul
The bankruptcy of Casino Campione in Italy has been cancelled, it has been confirmed by the Italian Supreme Court. The court confirmed the judgment of the Court of Appeal, abolishing the bankruptcy, ruling as "inadmissible" an appeal presented by the Banca Populare di Sondrio. The bank, as a creditor of the...
Gibraltar Operatorii licențiați
Gibraltar Gambling Division’s (GGD) carried out a 12-month review of AML procedures used by B2C licensees for non-UK international customers. A Gibraltar Gambling Division review highlighted weaknesses that led to several operators processing stolen money. Operators have collectively agreed to pay £2.5m to the Gibraltar Gambling Care Foundation after being wrapped...
Prezentare Artem Kuzmenko
Artem Kuzmenko presentation, Partner at the law firm ETERNA LAW (Ukraine) at the Marketing in Gambling Forum 2020 - Gambling in Pandemic Times. Artem Kuzmenko was one of the speakers of the first panel together with Teodora Luca, Partner within SCA Mihai Luca, Anchidim Zăgrean, Vice-President of the ROMBET Association...
Record absolut Absolute audience record
Absolute audience record reached by the 5th edition of Marketing in Gambling Forum - Gambling in Pandemic Times, Thursday 25 November. Marketing in Gambling Forum 2020, the 5th edition, held for the first time online, took place on Thursday, November 25 and enjoyed a record audience, audience due to the...
Illegal websites
Illegal websites identified by the police in Macau but were unable to take action against all of them. The Macau government’s Policy Address 2021 confirms 97 websites related to illicit gambling or fraud were taken down during the first eight months of the year. Macau’s police identified 125 websites but...
French and Dutch autoritățile de reglementare
French and Dutch regulators signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) for collaborating on a range of issues designed to “enhance the efficiency of regulation”. The national regulators, France’s L’Autorité Nationale des Jeux (ANJ) and Holland’s Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), have agreed to collaborate on a range of issues. ANJ chairwoman Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin...
Harsh punishments
Harsh punishments for for organising or soliciting mainland residents to participate in overseas gambling activities says the latest draft amendment to China’s criminal law. The latest draft amendment to China’s criminal law includes harsh punishments for gambling promotion. The government plans to approve new legislation that would introduce a punishment of...
Teodora Luca
LEGAL ORDER IN THE TIME OF THE PANDEMIC By Teodora Luca, Senior Associate, Mihai Luca Law Off We live in times that cannot be compared to anything that until recently was defined as “normal.” It seems increasingly credible that our generation will be the one to report its existence between before...
Removal of gaming machines
Removal of gaming machines from family arcades in a bid to reduce underage gambling supported by the Dutch regulator KSA. The Dutch regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has lent its support to proposals to remove gaming machines from family arcades with the aim to reduce access by underage players. The plan has...
deadline
Deadline is December 15 for operators to adapt to the rules for the future regulated igaming market in Germany. Existing igaming operators in Germany have been given a deadline until December 15 to adapt operations to the new regulatory conditions proposed in new gambling regulations due to come into force...
National Gambling Regulator Autoritatea națională de reglementare a jocurilor de noroc
National Gambling Regulator created formally by the Legislators in Ukraine to oversee the sector following the legalisation of gambling. The Cabinet of Ministers has formally created the new regulatory body that will be responsible for licensing and overseeing gambling in Ukraine following its legalisation last month. The Commission...