David Clifton is quoted in a Totally Gaming article on Malta’s opposition to the definition of ‘illegal sports betting’ proposed by the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions.
Comments by David Clifton at the recent Betting on Sports Conference are quoted in a Gambling Compliance article by Lisa Senneval concerning the EU General Data Protection Regulation. For more information on this subject you can read David’s article on the same subject for iGaming Business at http://cliftondavies.com/the-eu-general-data-protection-regulation/
The Gambling Commission recently set out its latest thinking and invited respondents’ views on emerging issues associated with virtual currencies, eSports and social gaming. David Clifton maps out the Commission’s current position for iGaming Business.
The Gambling Commission has renewed its partnership with the charity Crimestoppers as part of an ongoing strategy to protect against match fixing, money laundering and illegal gambling. As part of an information sharing initiative Crimestoppers will pass on reports from the public about gambling-related criminality or corruption to the Commission’s Sports Betting Intelligence Unit at […]
David Clifton gives the lowdown on the UK Chief Medical Officers’ revised ‘low risk drinking guidelines’
SBC News has reported on “Future Shock – Money Laundering, Data Protection & Responsible Gambling”, the interactive workshop presented on the first day of the Betting on Sports conference by David Clifton and Suzanne Davies of Clifton Davies Consultancy and Roy Ramm of Extrayard, together with comment from Jenny Williams, former CEO of the Gambling Commission. It coincided with […]
David Clifton will be moderating a panel session at 11am on Day 3 of EiG 2016 in Berlin on Thursday 20 October entitled “Match fixing & money laundering: Stay aware, Stay ahead of it”. The panel includes Eric Konings, Public Affairs & Sports Integrity Officer at Unibet and Dr Julie Norris, Head of Early Warning System […]
Culture Secretary, The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP, has appointed Bill Moyes as the new Chair of the Gambling Commission for a term of five years, commencing in September 2016. He takes over the role from Philip Graf. The DCMS announcement of the appointment can be downloaded below.
On 15 September 2016, HM Treasury published a consultation (that can be downloaded below) that invites views and evidence on the steps that the government proposes to take, or should take, to meet the UK’s obligation to transpose into national law the Fourth Money Laundering Directive and the Fund Transfer Regulation, which updates rules on information accompanying […]
Suzanne Davies comments on the Pubs Code Adjudicator’s draft Investigation and Enforcement Guidance consultation that runs until 30 September 2016.