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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 […]

Customer Interaction Alert

David Clifton’s current article for iGaming Business entitled “Customer Interaction Alert” (that you can download below) focuses on the Gambling Commission’s guidance for remote gambling operators that its licence-holders (with the exception of holders of non-remote lottery, gaming machine technical, gambling software and host licences) will be obliged to take into account when the replacement LCCP Social Responsibility Code provision 3.4.1 […]

Panorama – a wider view

In an opinion piece for the September 2019 edition of iGaming Times magazine entitled “Panorama – a wider view”, that you can download here, David Clifton explains why, in his view: Panorama’s recent and carefully edited “Addicted to Gambling” exposé of the now historical failings of certain gambling operators (broadcast by BBC TV on 12 August 2019) gave the misleading impression […]

Spotlight on upcoming customer interaction changes

David Clifton’s Licensing Expert article for SBC News published today is entitled “Spotlight on upcoming customer interaction changes”. It particularly focuses on the Gambling Commission’s guidance for both remote and non-remote gambling operators that its licence-holders (with the exception of holders of non-remote lottery, gaming machine technical, gambling software and host licences) will be obliged to take into account when […]