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Standards, priorities, opportunities

An article by David Clifton entitled “Standards, priorities, opportunities” has been published  today by US-based CDC Gaming Reports as part of its regular Tottenham Report feature. You can download it below. The article picks up on a speech entitled “Raising Standards: Our Priorities, Your Opportunities” delivered at a conference in Malta on 30 October 2019 by Neil McArthur, […]

Betfred Penalty Raises Multi-Market Concerns

David Clifton’s monthly Licensing Expert article for SBC News, published today, is entitled “Betfred Penalty Raises Multi-Market Concerns”. You can download it below. David’s article commences with reference to the UK Gambling Commission’s recent announcement that, following an investigation by the Commission, a regulatory settlement has been concluded under which Petfre (Gibraltar) Limited (trading as Betfred) is […]

Pour Decisions – the case for reforming alcohol duty

In her article for this month’s Pub & Bar magazine legal page entitled “Pour Decisions – the case for reforming alcohol duty” – that can be downloaded below – Suzanne Davies comments on the report of an independent think-tank (the Social Market Foundation), commissioned by the Institute of Alcohol Studies, that explores the case for reforming alcohol duty in […]

David Clifton comments to EGR on Betfred regulatory settlement

David Clifton is quoted in an EGR Compliance article entitled “Betfred to pay £322k for AML failings”, reporting on today’s announcement by the Gambling Commission of a regulatory settlement, under which Petfre (Gibraltar) Limited (trading as Betfred) is required to pay £322,000 for anti-money laundering failings. You can download the EGR article below. David’s fuller comments (included within our previous […]

David Clifton comments on Glasgow City Council pledge to tackle gambling related harm

David Clifton is quoted in a Scott Longley authored article for Gambling Compliance entitled “Glasgow Summit to advance SNP’s Devolved Gambling Policy Push”. This article focuses on Glasgow City Council’s announcement of its pledge to take further action to tackle harm caused by gambling, as reported on its website here. In the Gambling Compliance article […]

Customer Interactions – The Next Chapter

In an article for the current edition of Casino Life, David Clifton follows up last month’s “Major Customer Interaction Changes Afoot” article with an associated article entitled “Customer Interactions – The Next Chapter” (that can be downloaded below), focusing on: the UK Gambling Commission’s guidance for premises based gambling operators in relation to the forthcoming new customer […]

The End for Gambling Advertising in Europe?

An article by David Clifton is featured in the “Getting on the right track” section of a special SBC Magazine edition produced specifically for this week’s Betting on Sports conference at Olympia, London. David’s article entitled “The end for gambling advertising in Europe?” (that you can download below) foreshadows the “Future of Advertising” panel session he […]

Regulatory scrutiny sees white labels lose their shine

David Clifton’s monthly Licensing Expert article for SBC News published today is entitled “Regulatory Scrutiny Sees White Labels Lose Their Shine”. You can download it below. David’s article picks up on the Gambling Commission’s recent announcements of operating licence reviews that it is conducting in relation to white label providers FSB Technology (UK) Limited and EveryMatrix […]

Safeguarding children – an ever-increasing priority

In his article for this month’s Pub & Bar magazine legal page entitled “Safeguarding children – an ever-increasing priority” – that can be downloaded below – David Clifton comments on increasing concerns about protecting children from harm in licensed premises. You can follow the links indicated below to access the following documents referred to in David’s article: […]

WrB publishes David Clifton’s Customer Interaction article in advance of 25 September webinar

In advance of moderation at 3pm on 25 September 2019 by David Clifton of the third in a “Responsible Player Journey” series of WrB Responsible Gambling Webinars, entitled “Categorising different kinds of interaction and what they should look like”, WrB has published online a copy of David’s recent article for iGaming Business entitled “Customer Interaction Alert” (that you can download […]