The Netherlands Gaming Authority will hold a public meeting on October 15 to discuss the risks associated with the increasing disappearance of the boundaries between gambling and gaming.

Lawyer Hendrik Jan Bos discusses his legal proceedings against Stichting Loterijverlies on behalf of concerned members of the class action foundation. “I was physically attacked in court,” Bos says.

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has issued a €22,500 fine to a bar in the municipality of The Hague for operating three illegal betting terminals.

The UK Gambling Commission has issued a warning to operators over withdrawal restrictions.

The LeoVegas Group has launched its new UK sports betting brand, BetUK.com.

Spanish sports betting revenues rose by 46.7% year-on-year during the second quarter of 2018, according to new figures from the Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ).

Football may have a too close relationship with gambling, leading, among other things, to excessive exposure of young people to inappropriate messages, Ciaran Varley of the BBC writes.

“Ciaran Varley’s piece raises important points about gambling advertising. We fully support measures which protect minors and vulnerable people, while keeping in mind that advertising is necessary to inform consumers of licensed websites and brings vital revenue to football,” the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) responded.