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.

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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.

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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”.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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