Gambling Commission amends Customer Funds Rating System

http://www.twobirds.com/en/gambling-law/shared/articles/2019/uk/gambling-commission-amends-customer-funds-rating-system

The Gambling Commission has amended its customer funds rating system to help clarify the level of protection offered by gambling operators and reduce the likelihood of consumer confusion. Myles Kotak looks at the impact these changes will have on gambling ...

31 May 2019

The gamble that didn't pay off - Casino loses appeal in UK Supreme Court

http://www.twobirds.com/en/gambling-law/shared/articles/2018/uk/casino-loses-appeal-in-supreme-court

On 26 July 2018 the UK Supreme Court unanimously dismissed an appeal against our client, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro SPA (BNL), upholding the judgment of the Court of Appeal that, on these facts, there is no duty of care for negligent misstatement to an ...

27 July 2018

BREAKING NEWS: Government to reduce maximum stakes on FOBTs from £100 to £2, and increase Remote Gaming Duty

http://www.twobirds.com/en/gambling-law/shared/articles/2018/uk/government-to-reduce-maximum-stakes-on-fobts-from-100-to-2-pounds-and-increase-remote-gaming-duty

On 17 May 2018, the Government published the outcome of its long awaited review of gaming machines and social responsibility measures. The headline news is that the maximum permitted stake on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) will be reduced from £100 to ...

17 May 2018

UK Gambling Commission to consult on KYC and age verification

http://www.twobirds.com/en/gambling-law/shared/articles/2018/uk/uk-gambling-commission-to-consult-on-kyc-and-age-verification

On 26 March 2018 the UK Gambling Commission published its Review of Online Gambling ("Review") and announced that it would shortly be issuing a number of consultations in the sector. Heston Aniteye explains the areas of consideration and the potential ...

09 April 2018

What’s Trending in Media and Sport: Gambling Regulation

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In the fourth of our eight part video series on trends across the media and sports sectors, Elizabeth Dunn and Andy Danson discuss the regulatory issues surrounding gambling and how they will continue to be a topic of discussion around the world in 2018.

27 March 2018