The imperative to settle bets in accordance with published rules

April 25th, 2019

In a recent blog, the Gambling Commission reminded operators to settle bets in line with their published rules and provided a few tips to help operators.

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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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