Tagged: customer protection

CEN COMMITTEE 456 ON ONLINE GAMBLING KICKS OFF

After a formal request by the European Commission this April, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has officially commenced the process of setting up the EU online gambling standards. With the head of Belgian regulator in post,...

THE FEDERAL WIRE ACT AND THE FUTURE OF US ONLINE BETTING

Although completely changing the landscape of the US gambling industry, the much-spoken U.S. Supreme Court’s May decision striking down the 1992 Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) however did not automatically legalize sports wagering throughout the...

MATCH – FIXING: TOWARDS AN EU REGULATORY RESPONSE

Another landmark global sports event, the 2018 World Cup, is now behind us. It was a month full of nail-biting excitement and dozens of matches with last-minute winning goals. However, such events re-emphasize the importance of fairness...

SWEDISH PARLIAMENT ADOPTS NEW GAMBLING BILL

This June, significant and long-awaited regulatory update arrives from to-be-reformed Swedish market. The country’s Parliament has approved new Gambling Bill, thus introducing liberalized online betting and open licencing regime. New regulatory regime emphasize customer-prioritized approach and adheres...