Gambling

Online Gambling Barometer: Legalisation of Online Gambling Works

May 23, 2023 | Online Gambling

The Hague, 22 May 2023 – Since its legalisation in 2021, the Dutch online gambling market has been showing more and more signs of maturity. This is according to the latest edition of the annu...

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Gambling-Related Signage to Go in NSW by September

May 21, 2023 | Advertising

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia (May 19, 2023) — The NSW Government is taking action to deliver on a key election commitment to reduce problem gambling, by moving to ban external signage (e.g. VIP Lou...

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Betting Giant Tabcorp Emerges as Key Player in Melbourne Cup Broadcast Rights Negotiations

May 21, 2023 | Financial

AUSTRALIA (May 19, 2023) — Tabcorp is vying to secure the broadcast rights to the renowned Melbourne Cup Carnival, in a deal that could be valued at around $100 million over a span of five ye...

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Updating Gambling Regulation in Great Britain

May 19, 2023 | Gambling

United Kingdom (May 19, 2023) Introduction Following the manifesto pledges made by each of the mainstream political parties in the run-up to the 2019 general election, the Department of Digital, Cu...

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ACMA Takes Action Against Illegal ‘Skins’ Gambling Site

May 19, 2023 | illegal gambling

AUSTRALIA (May 17, 2023) — Online gaming company Feral Holdings Limited has been given a formal warning and its CS:GO Roll website has been withdrawn from Australia after the company was fou...

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Malta Plans to Change the Law to Protect the Domestic Gaming Industry from Lawsuits from Abroad

May 19, 2023 | Government Subscriber Only

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Consumer Cryptocurrency Trading Should be Regulated as Gambling, Treasury Committee Says in New Report

May 18, 2023 | Government

LONDON, U.K. (May 17, 2023) — The Treasury Committee today calls for consumer trading in unbacked crypto to be regulated as gambling. In a new report, the cross-party Committee of MPs highlig...

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The Gambling Review White Paper – the Devil Will be in the Consultations

May 17, 2023 | Gambling

United Kingdom (May 12, 2023) —  On 27 April 2023, approaching 2½ years following the Government’s launch of its review of the Gambling Act 2005, the Government has published its White ...

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Strengthening Rules Of Online Gaming

May 16, 2023 | Online Gambling

INDIA ( May 12, 2023) — On 6 April, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Ministry), Government of India notified amendments to the Information Technology (Intermediary Gu...

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The Supreme Administrative Court’s Judgment in the Case of Warning and Penalty Fee According to the Gambling Act

May 16, 2023 | Online Gambling

Strängnäs, Sweden (May 10, 2023) — The Swedish Gaming Authority has taken note of the Supreme Administrative Court’s judgment in the case of a warning and penalty fee according to the...

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Entain Penalised for Online In-Play Bets

May 15, 2023 | Online Gambling

AUSTRALIA (May 2023) — Entain Pty Ltd (Entain) has been penalised for online in-play betting after it was found that two of its services had accepted illegal bets on a LIV golf tournament. Th...

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Verdict in Case of Warning and Penalty Fee According to the Gambling Act

May 15, 2023 | Gambling

Published 2023-05-09 by Supreme Administrative Court  — (Goal: 3705-21) Question about firstly how a license holder’s violation of the regulations in the Gambling Act should be assesse...

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Game-Changers: How European Regulators Are Tackling Gambling Harm

May 12, 2023 | Gambling

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (May 10, 2023) Content warning for discussion of suicide below. When she headed off to Europe on the professional trip of a lifetime, one of the most important items...

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Deconstructing the Proposed Self-Regulation For Online Gaming Companies

May 12, 2023 | Online Gambling

INDIA (May 5, 20023) — The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (“MeitY“) vide press release dated January 02, 2023, released the draft amendments (“Draft Amen...

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Gambling Whitepaper Issued in the UK: Gambling Reform for the Digital Age

May 11, 2023 | Legislature

High Stakes: Gambling Reform for the Digital Age United Kingdom (May 4, 2023) — Following several failed attempts to reform the UK’s gambling legislation and years of delay, the UK’s Gamb...

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More and More States in the USA Are Legalizing Onling Gambling

May 11, 2023 | Online Gambling Subscriber Only

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Iowa, Iowa State Announce Investigations Into Athlete Gambling

May 11, 2023 | illegal gambling Subscriber Only

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Gambling Regulators in Several States Have Urged the Federal Government to Crack Down on Offshore Betting Sites

May 11, 2023 | Online Gambling

Michigan, Colorado, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, and New Jersey Urging DOJ Action USA (May 8, 2023) — Gambling regulators in several states, including Nevada, are trying to urge the fede...

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Lottery Provider Fined for Breaching Gambling Rules

May 10, 2023 | Gambling

Judgement coincides with another court’s decision to order bookmaker to pay sports stars 4.75 million kroner for the use of their media rights Copenhagen, Denmark (May 8, 2023) — Until the ...

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Advertising for (Online) Gambling in Germany – Current Developments

May 9, 2023 | Online Gambling

Munich, Germany (May 2023) — The State Treaty on Gaming 2021 represents a paradigm shift in terms of regulating advertising for games of chance and has abolished the general ban on advertis...

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Coljuegos and the Mayor’s Office Combine to Rid Santiago de Cali of Illegal Gambling Establishments

May 9, 2023 | illegal gambling

Coljuegos (regulatory entity) has been working diligently in the capital of Valle del Cauca, where in recent months it has carried out close to 16 operations with the police authorities in illegal ...

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Blackstone Weighs Options for Spanish Gambling Firm Cirsa

May 8, 2023 | Financial

LONDON, May 4 (Reuters) – Blackstone (BX.N) is weighing options for Spanish gambling company Cirsa, including an initial public offering (IPO), people familiar with the matter told Reuters. T...

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New Hampshire Lottery Commission Exec Says WWE Betting Approval In NH ‘Very Unlikely’

May 8, 2023 | Gambling

USA (May 5, 2023) — Every day, WWE fans speculate online about the results of upcoming matches, while promotions do their best to leave them guessing what will happen next. But the fact profe...

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Swedish Government Urges Strengthened Cooperation Between Spelinspektionen and Finansinspektionen to Counter Illegal Gambling

May 8, 2023 | illegal gambling

Strängnäs, Sweden (May 5, 2023) — The work to ensure a healthy and safe gambling market and the fight against illegal gambling is of the highest priority for Spelinspektionen, the Swedish G...

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