Sky to restrict betting commercials for the next Premier League season
November 30th, 2018
Sky has announced plans to restrict gambling ads for the 2019-2020 Premier League season to one per commercial break.
Gambling commission publishes new report on children and gambling trends
November 30th, 2018
The Gambling Commission has recently stated that stronger partnerships are needed to protect children following a new report it published on 21 November 2018.
Two major ASA rulings against online gambling operators
September 25th, 2018
A television advertisement for Kwiff was seen on the 9 June 2018. The ad showed several Kwiff customers discussing their experiences using language such as “I’ve been Kwiffed many times”, “It’s quite a buzz actually”, and “It’s like winning twice”.
Gambling Commission Publishes Survey of 2016 Gambling Habits in UK
September 10th, 2018
On 6th September 2018, the Gambling Commission published its annual report on Gambling Behaviour in Great Britain.
Gambling Commission Changes to LCCP regarding the CAP/BCAP Codes
September 6th, 2018
On 31st October 2018 the Gambling Commission will bring in a number of changes to its Licence Codes and Conditions of Practice (LCCP) which apply to gambling licences. These changes will make compliance with the CAP/BCAP Codes a mandatory provision of all gambling operating licences.
Gambling operators notified of upcoming changes to the LCCP
August 8th, 2018
On 1 August 2018, the Gambling Commission published a response to its early 2018 consultation into advertising regulations, unfair terms and disputes.
ASA upholds complaints against gambling operators over “child-like” graphic content
July 5th, 2018
Two recent Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) rulings involving gambling advertisements, which featured “child-like” graphic content, have caught the attention of London licensing, gaming and regulatory solicitors Joelson.
32Red handed hefty penalty package over social responsibility failures
July 3rd, 2018
News that online gambling operator 32Red has been handed a hefty penalty package over its failure to protect a vulnerable consumer from problem gambling has caught the attention of London Licensing, Gaming and Regulatory Solicitors Joelson.
Games Register deadline looms for remote gambling operators
July 2nd, 2018
London Licensing solicitors Joelson is reminding remote gambling operators to ensure that their gaming data is up-to-date and accurate by Thursday 5 July 2018.
Gambling using credit cards could be banned
May 17th, 2018
In its recent report, Review of online gambling, the Gambling Commission indicated that it will consider whether gambling on credit should continue to be permitted.
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