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.

A law implementing a new licensing regime for online gambling in Greece was published in the official gazette on October 30, 2019. Secondary legislation for online gambling was notified to the...
Secondary legislation detailing the licensing procedure for online gambling has been notified to the European Commision; the standstill period is scheduled to end in April 2020.
Tax changes for sports betting and lottery games came into force on January 1, 2020.
A new regulatory authority with supervision powers is to replace ARJEL in 2020.
Latest Annual Gaming Report data for Germany from Verband der Deutschen Automatenindustrie (VDAI) and the German Joint Secretariat. The data released for the country contains the following...
Responsible gambling advocates are concerned that offshore gambling operators and affiliates are bypassing GAMSTOP, the UK self-exclusion programme, by buying placement with search engines.
Sportradar has praised the International Tennis Federation after it agreed to remove in-play scoring data at World Tennis Tour $15k events and invest $8m into integrity measures to prevent match...
One of the top bosses in the U.S. sports-betting business has said that innovations to improve the customer experience will be crucial to the success of an industry expanding rapidly into new states.
A 52-page appeal by the U.S. Department of Justice challenges a federal judge’s decision supporting internet gambling, and may be the strongest evidence yet that U.S. Attorney General William Barr...
Latest Annual Report data from the Georgia Lottery. The data released for the state contains the following information: Net ticket sales, a breakdown of operating expenses including prizes,...
The United States National Council on Problem Gambling has announced a new advisory board, a widening Japan casino bribery scandal is claiming casualties in China’s lottery sector, and Southeast...
Danish Gambling Authority punishments for breaking the law have resulted in only €293,000 in fines over eight years, or less than a tenth of those levied in the Netherlands last year alone, a...
Belgium’s gambling regulator wants politicians to discuss more restrictive gambling advertising regulations and even a potential ban after a damning report revealed that during Belgium’s major...
On the heels of Michigan enacting sports-betting and online-gaming legislation last month, companies are beginning to snap up the available market-access opportunities created by the new laws.
This practical guide has been written by Northridge Law LLP with the aim of helping operators and sports governing bodies understand betting integrity and its practical implications. This report...

The following table tracks gambling regulations notified by EU member states to the European Commission. 

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