David Clifton comments in his monthly Licensing Expert article for SBC News on the judgment delivered on 13 June 2017 by the Court of Justice of the European Union, that appears to have effectively put paid to the force of the arguments by the Gibraltar Betting & Gaming Association that gambling operators based in Gibraltar (but licensed […]
David Clifton focuses on the law relating to children in pubs and bars
David Clifton explains why the UK Government’s decision to exempt all gambling sectors apart from casinos from the Money Laundering Regulations 2017 is somewhat inconsistent with the Gambling Commission’s views. You can read more about this subject in our website postings here and here and in David’s comments for SBC News and Online Gambling Lawyer.
David Clifton is quoted in a Gambling Compliance article (that can be downloaded below) regarding the Gambling Commission’s recent announcement that, with effect from April 2018, licensees will be required to submit data on revenue generated by their sister companies in other jurisdictions (including in grey markets), as part of its mission to “keep crime out of gambling”.
Suzanne Davies wraps up comment on the House of Lords Select Committee licensing recommendations (in relation to the Licensing Act 2003), on which we have commented in the previous three editions of Pub & Bar, each of which can be accessed on this website: Health and wellbeing Long time coming, but is a change gonna come? Planning […]
David Clifton is quoted in a Totally Gaming article (that can be downloaded below) commenting on recent research findings from DMA, a trade association for the marketing industry, that suggests that nearly half of UK businesses will not be ready in time for the new General Data Protection Regulation. A quarter of the companies involved in […]
David Clifton is quoted in a news article for the current edition of “Online Gambling Lawyer” (formerly World Online Gambling Law Report) entitled “GB Commission’s recent action illustrates enforcement drive”, which can be accessed here One of the matters on which David is quoted – the 15 May 2017 announcement by 888 Holdings PLC that the Gambling Commission has […]
David Clifton comments on the 15 May announcement by 888 Holdings PLC that the UK Gambling Commission has commenced a review of the operating licence held by one of its subsidiary companies, reportedly in order to “to assess certain measures that the Licensee employs to ensure social responsibility to its customers including, amongst other items, effective […]
David Clifton comments on the House of Lords Select Committee proposal that licensing committees (under the Licensing Act 2003) should be merged with planning committees
As reported previously, at this year’s IAGA International Gaming Summit, being held in New York from 30 May to 1 June 2017, David Clifton will be moderating the main conference “Sports Betting: Time to Play the Trump Card?” panel session. In advance of that session David has written an article on the same subject for the May 2017 […]