The General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation 2016/679), also known as the GDPR, significantly increases the responsibilities and obligations for gambling businesses in how they collect and...
The Norwegian government has reiterated its commitment to banning gambling adverts for offshore operators, despite a new report that indicates it will have major financial implications on several...
The law firm appointed by the New South Wales (NSW) gambling regulator to support an enquiry into Melco Group’s purchase of Crown Resorts stock has previously hired the regulator’s current chairman...
The New Hampshire Lottery is courting sports-betting partners, the UK Gambling Commission wants to revamp testing house certification and GiG anticipates regulation by launching a first New Zealand...
New Zealand has opened a public consultation on whether it should have its own online gambling regime, in a bid to tackle offshore gambling sites and address the rising popularity of online gambling.
Brazil’s government is seeking industry input on how to construct its regulatory regime for sports betting, opening a consultation on taxation, enforcement and the merits of open licensing versus a...
The future of gambling with credit cards hangs in the balance after the UK Gambling Commission confirmed it will open a consultation that is expected to end in an all-out ban.
There is an association between people who identify as problem gamblers, suicidal thoughts and loneliness that “warrants further investigation”, according to the results of a small-scale research...
Camelot has criticised a UK government decision to raise prize and sales limits for society lotteries, including the Health Lottery and People's Postcode Lottery, saying it could blur the...
UK betting shops may have to keep more than one member of staff on duty at all times as a duty of care to problem gamblers under plans being considered by a government inquiry.
As MPs begin fresh calls for a long-delayed increase on the amount that can be raised by charity lotteries, a former UK gambling minister has laid the blame at an extended consultation process and...
On May 24, 2019, the Federal Ministry of Finance in Germany announced the launch of a consultation seeking feedback in relation to a draft law aiming to transpose the provisions of the 5th Anti...
GVC Holdings has gifted its shirt sponsorship of English football club Sunderland AFC to a charity, as the company implements one of its safer gambling initiatives launched earlier this year.
Cyprus' National Betting Authority has said it is determined to strengthen its supervisory role and the country's regulatory framework, as it looks to develop and modernise the local gambling...
The UK parliament’s Treasury Select Committee has praised challenger bank Monzo’s voluntary gambling payment blocking scheme and urged other financial service providers to follow its example.
The Competition and Markets Authority has released a joint letter with the Gambling Commission insisting online operators must continue to put consumer law compliance at the heart of their business...

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