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£7.1m Fine For Daub Alderney Ltd

In January of this year, the UK Gambling Commission gave Daub Alderney Ltd notice that they would be undertaking a review of its operating licence. In April of this year the...

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Rank Group Fined For Grosvenor Casino Failings

On 10th October 2018 the Gambling Commission published news that the Rank Group are to pay a half a million pound penalty package. The executive director of the Gambling Commission...

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Gambling Commission To Get Tougher

Over the years we have seen numerous complaints to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) against gambling firms regarding their advertising, both online and offline. However, whilst many of these complaints...

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32Red Fined £2 Million By Gambling Commission

Over the last few months we have seen many online gambling companies fined for failings in social responsibility and the latest is 32Red.  Their fine is quite hefty, a whopping...

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LeoVegas Penalised by Gambling Commission

Online gambling firm LeoVegas have been penalised by the Gambling Commission for various shortcomings including failing on rules regarding self-excluded gamblers.

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Social Responsibility Failures Cost William Hill £6.2 Million

Earlier in the week we reported on a fine to ElectraWorks of £350,000 from the Gambling Commission, today we are looking at the details around a fine levied against William...

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ElectraWorks Fined £350,000 For Misleading Adverts

Over the last few months we have seen a number of online gambling operators receive some quite hefty fines, most of which have focused on failings in their social responsibility. However,...

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Gambling Commission Not Happy With ICE Outfits

For the first time in the history of the ICE Totally Gaming event, the Gambling Commission have a stand at the B2B event that got underway on 6th February. Within...

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Gambling Advertising Breaches Could Soon Carry Financial Penalties

Over the last few months we have seen a number of hefty fines levied against some of the big names in the industry. These fines have been incurred because of issues...

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Penalty Package For Broadway Gaming

On a regular basis a number of gambling companies are reported to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for misleading advertising but before now, we have never known a fine to...

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Removal Of Slot Titles With Appeal To Under 18’s

On 20th October gambling operators were sent a letter that was from the Gambling Commission (UKGC), The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) and the Remote...

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888 Penalty Package Of £7.8 Million

The UK Gambling Commission has been investigating 888 for a while following ‘significant flaws’ in their social responsibility processes. The investigation has reached a conclusion and the result is that...

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Identity Check Changes On The Cards?

All online gamblers will have had to provide their identity documents at some point to their favourite online casino, poker, bingo or sports betting site and more often than not,...

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