Local regulation of online gambling has spread throughout Europe over the past decade and into the U.S., Latin America and Africa, presenting new opportunities and competitive challenges from traditional gambling companies, while requiring online operators to comply with different regulatory regimes in different markets.

GamblingCompliance breaks down the latest developments in online gambling regulation jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction to help operators and regulators monitor market growth, identify which products are permitted in specific jurisdictions and address compliance challenges from advertising restrictions to enforcement risks.

GVC has admitted its bwin brand will be barred from receiving a Dutch licence while it waits for the two-year timer on its regulatory breaches to tick down, if the market launches as planned in...
It is unlikely many, or any, online gambling operators will complete the process for an interim German sports-betting licence because they are so unappealing, but they should still apply for them,...
Taiwan is set to close a loophole that shields online gambling in private residences and on cellphones from prosecution by making internet gaming and other gaming via telecommunications a crime and...
Michigan's sports-betting bill is out of the starting blocks, the Italian industry has attempted to kickstart a conversation with the country's new government and Hong Kong racing will begin again...
Scheduled to reconvene for just three days in October and three more days in November in a so-called “veto session,” Illinois lawmakers already are discussing makeovers for an almost 800-page...
Exclusive to U.S. Sports Betting Tracker subscribers, this interactive report tracks partnerships signed by companies since the U.S. Supreme Court ruling of May 2018 and surveys the market...
The Spanish gambling regulator (DGOJ) has said the gambling industry must develop voluntary advertising restrictions to combat a crisis driven by growing public concerns and political uncertainty.
Swedish rules limiting bonuses to registration are so distorting the market that problem gamblers googling for ways to sign up for the nationwide self-exclusion system will first see how to dodge...
In an increasingly competitive sports-betting market, Toronto-based media company theScore became a unique player when it launched its online sportsbook in New Jersey earlier this month.
According Crimea minister Andrei Melnikov, documents necessary for the creation of a gambling zone in Crimea have been sent to the government of the Russian Federation for adoption.
The Hong Kong Jockey Club has cancelled tonight’s entire race meeting at the Happy Valley racecourse after the inclusion of a racehorse owned by a hardline, pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker prompted...
While recently-launched online offerings helped to lift Pennsylvania sportsbook handle past the $100m mark in August, liberal use of free bet promotions has meant that the mobile segment has to...
Swedish online gambling licensees should not wait to hear a "code word" or cry for help before they exercise their duty of care for players, Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) officials said during...
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has banned adverts by Coral and BetIndex for encouraging frequent gambling and for failing to disclose the risks of using a product respectively.
A New York state senator is hoping a comprehensive study of gambling in his state will persuade his fellow lawmakers and Governor Andrew Cuomo to finally enact legislation to halt the exodus of New...
This report provides a comprehensive summary of the regulatory regime for sports betting in New Jersey reflecting the enactment of Assembly Bill 5463, amending Question 13.

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