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Dutch government
Dutch government relax Covid regulations ahead of iGB Live! and iGB Affiliate Amsterdam due to the drop in the number of Covid positive tests in the Netherlands. The igaming and Affiliate communities preparing to attend the co-located iGB Live! and iGB Affiliate Amsterdam at the RAI, Amsterdam (28 September-1...
Head of Legal
Head of Legal from Endorphina, Jakub had a Q&A session and delivered some professional thoughts about Germany and their new regulations. Recently, Jakub the Head of Legal at Endorphina had an interview and dropped some professional insights and thoughts about Germany, their new regulations, the treaty, and more. So, big things...
Money-laundering
Money-laundering investigation involving Australian casinos is to be expanded, it was revealed today. This morning came news that all of the owners of the casinos in the country are now under formal investigation. This follows the scandal at Crown Resorts, which has forced its sale. Now National Australia Bank and operators...
China
China: 914 mainland suspects “turned themselves in” for cross-border gambling crimes after a major nation-wide operation. A total of 914 suspects had “turned themselves in” for cross-border gambling crimes in China. Following a major nation-wide operation in mainland China against cross-border gambling, resulting in an incredible sum of 110,000 arrests, authorities...
Massachusetts Gaming Commission
Massachusetts Gaming Commission has voted to remove remaining restrictions and allow casinos to resume full operations from the weekend. Covid-19 restrictions are coming to an end on most of the US and Massachusetts casinos are following suit from this weekend. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) voted 4-0 this week to remove...
Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland gambling laws are going to have significant changesin over 35 years were announced by the country’s Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey. Following a public consultation, Hargey has proposed a two-phased approach in order to progress changes in the current Northern Ireland Assembly mandate. She said: “Gambling legislation has remained...
Casinos and bingo halls
Casinos and bingo halls in England and Scotland have begun to announce reopenings after the UK’s winter Covid-19 lockdown. The UK government has confirmed that casinos and bingo halls will be permitted to reopen from next Monday, May 17. Venues have been closed since December under the UK’s second nationwide Covid-19...
Belgian Gaming Commission
Belgian Gaming Commission launcded “Always Play Legally” campaign in order to tackle unlicensed gambling in the country. The Belgian Gaming Commission (CJH) has launched a campaign to tackle unlicensed gambling under the slogan “Always Play Legally”. Created in consultation with licensed online gaming and betting operators, the campaign will run until...
Nicoleta Baragan
Government support measures in the third wave of the COVID-19 epidemic By Nicoleta Baragan, Avocat Definitiv, and Teodora Luca, Avocat Definitiv Cabinet de Avocat ’’Mihai Catalin Luca’’ Given that Romania's economic situation seems to be still far from stabilising, and with the entry into the third wave of the SARS-CoV2 virus epidemic,...
igaming licensing process
igaming licensing process launched by the national gaming regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) in the Netherlands after much delay and a last-minute technical hitch. After many months of delay and a last-minute technical hitch, the Dutch national gaming regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has launched the country’s igaming licensing process. The launch marks the implementation...
Andreea Ciocanaru C.A Luca Mihai Catalin
Raffle gambling - licensing and authorisation conditions Andreea Ciocanaru, Lawer, Luca Mihai Catalin Law Office Raffle is a category of gambling expressly provided for, regulated by Emergency Ordinance 77/2009 on the organization and operation of gambling (GEO 77/2009) and the 2016 Methodological Norms for the implementation of GEO 77/2009 (Methodological Norms)...
Ukraine Ucraina
Ukraine unlocks its potential in the gambling market while the law legitimises all major verticals of the gambling business. The official legal gaming market in Ukraine has just been launched and the first license to organise and conduct gambling has been issued. The law legitimizes all major verticals of...
In France five pillar strategy
Five-pillar strategy with players as central points revealed by the French gaming regulator as a working plan for the next three years. The regulator says it will put players at the centre of its regulation of French gaming. L’Autorité Nationale des Jeux (ANJ) has revealed details of its strategy for...
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...