Archive | March, 2018

New DPS form comes into effect from 23 March 2018

A revised change of DPS application form (that can be viewed here) will come into effect in England and Wales on 23 March 2018. The explanatory memorandum that accompanies the Licensing Act 2003 (Premises licences and club premises certificates) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 states: “These Regulations substitute the prescribed application form to vary a premises licence to specify […]

Affiliate marketing industry needs to clean up its act

The Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) has published the results of a global intelligence-gathering operation by the Unsolicited Communications Enforcement Network (UCENet) that: involved nine agencies from five countries, visited 902 websites and examined 6,536 consumer complaints related to affiliate marketing in their respective databases. In light of major problems with affiliate marketing identified in the UK gambling sector within […]