UK Government Finally Releases Gambling White Paper


After years of speculation, delays, and appeals for new legal limitations or concessions, the UK Government finally unveiled its White Paper on the country’s gambling business last week. The White Paper is an all-encompassing analysis of the UK gambling sector and the reforms needed to better safeguard players, guarantee the business works honestly and openly, […]


Push to Legalize Casinos and Sports Betting Gains Momentum in Texas


Exciting news from Texas! Proposals to allow casinos and online sports betting recently passed the House State Affairs Committee, raising hopes that gambling may soon be available in the state. For the previous two legislative sessions, proponents of the gambling industry, notably the famous Las Vegas Sands casino company, have been lobbying for Texas to […]


FIFA Ultimate Team Packs Declared Gambling by Austrian Court


In a recent ruling by a minor court in Austria, FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) packs have been deemed to be a kind of gambling, which is against the country’s strict regulations. This move was taken after several players filed a lawsuit against the FUT system, arguing that it was unfair and depended on chance. The […]


UK Gambling White Paper Reportedly Just Weeks Away


According to Paul Scully, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Tech and the Digital Economy, the United Kingdom’s long-awaited gambling white paper might be issued in the next few weeks. Scully acknowledged that the paper was nearing completion during his speech at a meeting of the UK’s Betting and Gaming Council (BGC), of which he […]


Curacao Planning for New and Stricter Gambling Regime by March


Currently, Curacao is the most accessible and trustworthy international gaming jurisdiction for launching new gambling ventures or expanding the reach of existing ones. Curacao has become the most well-known and in-demand international licensed solution in the whole globe as a result of its lack of share capital requirements, its speedy licensing procedure, and its low […]


Ireland’s Gambling Regulation Bill to Reform Country’s Gambling Landscape


The Gaming Regulation Bill was just released in Ireland, and it contains wording that is rather broad and may, among other things, prohibit all kinds of gambling promotion. The passage of this Act will, most importantly, result in the establishment of a regulated online gambling sector in Ireland. As a result of the prominence of […]


Spanish Gambling Sector to Undergo Massive Changes Thanks to New Law


The Health and Consumer Affairs Committee of the Spanish Senate approved a measure on October 26 that would make several reforms to Spain’s gaming sector. As a result of the committee’s recommendation, the Senate quickly passed the legislation and it is currently being signed into law. In May, proposals to update the Gambling Law of […]


Alabama Cracks Down on Three Casino Operations


Due to a judgment handed down by the Alabama Supreme Court on Friday morning, gaming at three casinos in the state may soon be forced to cease. According to a recent majority decision by the Alabama Supreme Court, VictoryLand Casino, White Hall Entertainment, and Southern Star Entertainment are all in violation of state law by […]


UKGC Postpones Implementation of Some of Its New Operator Requirements


A recent update to the UK Gambling Commission’s customer interaction requirements and guidance instructions revealed that the organization will be postponing the implementation of its new requirements for operators. The regulations mandated by the body urged the numerous casino operators operating within its purview to respond to signs of vulnerability and to bar advertising and […]