Legislation

Series of articles from “The Practice of Gambling” by Anchidim Zagrean, Rombet Vice-President
A new bill tabled in the Greek parliament on Monday could allow casinos to lend money to reliable customers to gamble. In an omnibus bill being voted on Monday amid strikes and protests, there is a provision which will enable casinos to lend over 50,000 euros to select customers to continue playing...
Las Vegas’ plan to be the first major U.S. city to develop and open lounges for marijuana consumption is now in limbo in the wake of recent action by federal authorities. Officials representing the city of Las Vegas and Clark County said that neither entity is immediately proceeding with previously...

Advertising in gambling

Teodora Luca Avocat – C.A Luca Mihai Cătălin The subject of public communications delivered by gambling organizers has come back to the current context in which the National Gambling Office pointed out- during the recent conference (entertainment Arena Expo)- the need for the market to self-regulate so that messages on this...
The second edition of Marketing in Gambling Forum, the only marketing conference from Central and Eastern Europe, has high ranked speakers. Among the high rank speakers is Dr. Joerg Hofmann a distinguished lawyer, expert in international gaming laws. Dr. Joerg Hofmann is head of the Betting and Gaming Group of Melchers...
What results will appear after this 11th edition of the EAE we will see in a little while, but here are the expectations of some of the outstanding representatives of the gaming industry in Romania, who have kindly answered the following question: “What do you think the 11th edition of the Entertainment Arena Expo will bring new to the industry? “ We mention that the order of the answers is that of the moment they came to our editorial office.
In Antiquity, the dice game was popular. Then the Chinese invented playing cards, which, in the Middle Ages, would completely change social life in Italy and from there across Europe. Although it is said that change is never easy when it comes to the gambling industry, innovation is taking place...
MGM Resorts International next month will begin training its 77,000 employees nationwide on the basics of a new responsible gambling program it will roll out in October. The plan to install GameSense, was first announced in February. GameSense was developed by the British Columbia Lottery Corp. and was licensed to MGM for...
Teodora Luca - Avocat C.A Luca Mihai Cătălin In the context of the constant increase in the concern expressed by the National Gambling Office representatives towards responsible gambling, unequivocally expressed as a special attention given to the way operators ensure the application of the minors’ ban on gambling, we intended to...
As the sole media partner from Romania at the Prague Gaming Summit we have received from the organisers the following press release: "Czech regulators, Jiřina Jůzlová and Tereza Cejpová announced as speakers at Prague Gaming Summit Friday – 26th of May, 2017 – Prague - The organizers of Prague...
The Japan Gaming Congress starts today, May 10 with local policy makers and key gaming executives from around the world gathering at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo to provide their insights and gain a better understanding of casino and Integrated Resort (IR) legislation in Japan. In total more than 420 delegates...
Cabinet de Avocat Mihai Cătălin LUCA Prin Avocat Senior, Teodora LUCA On May 25th, the deadline expires for participants in online gambling activity or poker festivals who have earned income from these activities in 2016; they have the obligation to forward the statement of...
As the only media partner from Romania at the first edition of the Prague Gaming Summit we have received the following Press Release: "Recent updates from the upcoming Prague Gaming Summit 2017 Friday – 28th of April, 2017 – Prague - The organizers of Prague Gaming Summit have released some ...
Rombet Seminars continue in May with two new events in Iasi and Bucharest In May, the Rombet seminars continue with two new events dedicated to an essential topic for the success of your business, namely Gambling taxation and accounting – theoretical and practical aspects. We invite you to Iasi, May...

Bratislava bans gambling

From this month, officials in Bratislava will implement a full ban on gambling within the city. The ban will affect around 300 businesses including casinos and arcades, which will gradually close down over the next four years as their licenses gradually expire. City officials revealed that the capital of Slovakia is...
As the sole madia partner from Romania at the first edition of VIGE Vienna International Gaming Expo we have received the following post event Press Release: "VIGE2017 Post Event Press Release Friday 7th of April – Targu Mures, Transylvania: With two weeks past the closing of the doors at...