Although land-based casinos are regulated throughout the world, different jurisdictions continue to adopt divergent policy approaches, from limits on licenses or the size of gaming floors, to tax rates.

GamblingCompliance helps casino operators to identify new markets for growth and analyze local regulatory environments to support their investment decisions, while helping suppliers determine the legality of different products in the jurisdictions in which they provide services.

We also help casinos and their advisors address challenges presented by rising expectations in anti-money laundering compliance, and to understand the threats and opportunities presented by regulatory regimes for online casino gaming.

With 12 working days to go before the April 27th deadline for filing operating licence applications to ensure continuity of business after September 1st, the Gambling Commission and DCMS still have...
The number of casinos operating in Ireland has almost doubled since the cabinet overruled Michael McDowell’s proposals to ban them in July last year and delays in implementing new recommendations...
The Gambling Act 2005 introduces a new liberalisation of the advertising restrictions that currently apply to the industry.
The Gaming board claims that Philadelphia City Council’s authorisation of a May referendum on casino gambling in the city is a violation of its power to decide the location of casinos in the state.
Harrah's Entertainment Inc. shareholders have approved a $17.1 billion buyout of the company following European Commission approval of the deal, but the transaction still requires the okay from...
South Africa's biggest casino operator, Sun International, has announced tentative plans to expand into Britain and Nigeria.
Poker has been recognized as an official sport in Russia, raising the possibility that the fast growing game could be exempted from the draconian restrictions on casino gambling imposed by...
The Surinamese Government is to impose a 300 per cent tax hike on the country’s casinos, as well as promising to take action against operators acting in breach of their licences.
The British Casino Association has won the right to have the High Court review the rules surrounding new UK casinos, in another reversal of fortune for the embattled Secretary of State Tessa Jowell.
Existing casino and gaming hall operators are considering moving out of Kazakhstan amid concerns that new, restrictive regulations on gambling will hit the industry severely.
Newly appointed Tourism Minister, Yitzhak Aharonovitch, suggests that the Israeli economy, and its tourism industry in particular, would benefit from the reintroduction of casino gambling in the...
The rejection of the Casino Advisory Panel’s recommendations in the House of Lords means that plans for seventeen new casinos in the UK, including the regional ‘super-casino’ in Manchester, are...
In accordance with the 2005 Act, certain non-skill gaming machines require publicans and club owners to obtain a permit from licensing authorities.
Taiwanese officials are studying the possibility of ending the country’s ban on casinos in order to attract tourists from neighbouring China with a possible view to emulating Macau’s rise as a ‘Las...
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Two executives from Ladbrokes Plc have this week travelled to Vietnam for talks with representatives from the Vietnamese government about a possible collaboration between the two parties in...

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