We regularly write articles for industry and legal journals & magazines, including commentaries for Online Gambling Lawyer & iGaming Business, a monthly “Licensing Expert” piece for SBC News and a fortnightly page for Pub & Bar and, with their permission, are reproducing them on our website, together with our own news items and reports on topical issues affecting the leisure and gambling industries.

Changes to Gambling Regulation: Next Steps

Gambling Commission General Counsel Neil McArthur gave an overview of recent changes to gambling regulation and outlined the Commission’s role in regulating commercial gambling at a Westminster Briefing on 4 November 2015. His speech, that also gives an insight on what further regulatory changes licensed gambling operators can expect in the near future, can be downloaded below. […]

Mobile & Tablet Gambling Summit Europe “Will the fantasy sports explosion cross the Atlantic?”

On 13 November 2015 David Clifton spoke at the Bullet Business Mobile & Tablet Gambling Summit Europe 2015 on the subject of “Will the fantasy sports explosion cross the Atlantic?” You can download his speech below. A summary and video recap of Day 2 of the Summit (including an interview with David) produced by CalvinAyre.com can be accessed […]

Pubs Code Consultation Part One published

Plans designed to ensure large pub-owning businesses deal fairly with thousands of tied pub tenants have been announced today by Business Minister Anna Soubry. Our summary of today’s announcement and Part 1 of the Government Consultation entitled The Pubs Code and Pubs Code Adjudicator: Delivering ‘No Worse Off’ can be downloaded below.

David Clifton quoted in World Online Gambling Law Report: AML settlement instigates GB Gambling Commission warning

David Clifton comments on last month’s Gambling Commission Public Statement (that can also be downloaded below), following its investigation into anti-money laundering controls at Grosvenor Casinos and meccabingo.com (both of which are part of the Rank Group). Under the Money Laundering Regulations, the Gambling Commission is the supervisory authority for casinos and has a duty to take necessary […]