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Legal uncertainty over remote gambling advertising puts lucrative British sport sponsorship deals at risk, says expert

Legal uncertainty over the right of offshore gambling operators to advertise their services without a licence could put potentially lucrative sponsorship deals at jeopardy for English Premier League football clubs, an expert has warned. 29 Jul 2014

EU countries urged to improve online gambling player protections

Online gambling operators should not be allowed to retain customers' money in the same accounts as their own company funds, the European Commission has said. 16 Jul 2014

Transitional arrangements for move to new approach to regulation of online and mobile gambling published

The new 'point of consumption' (POC) regulatory framework for remote gambling, introduced by the Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Act which was passed by the UK parliament in April, is now expected to come into force on 1 October 2014. 27 Jun 2014

Gibraltar gambling industry threatens judicial review of "unlawful" new UK licensing regime

Proposed changes to the way in which gambling operators based outside Great Britain but wishing to provide or advertise remote gambling services to GB-based consumers would be licensed are "unlawful" and would "threaten the safety of consumers online", Gibraltar-based... 23 Jun 2014

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