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GiH News Roundup: Dutch Court upholds cease and desist order against Malta-based affiliate business; Swedish regulator warns licensees

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Court upholds cease and desist order against Malta-based affiliate business; Swedish regulator warns licensees

The District Court of The Hague has confirmed the legitimacy of a cease and desist order from the Netherlands Gambling Authority against Malta-based affiliate business Content Publishing Ltd.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – With Adoption of Remote Gaming Bill, Dutch Senate Approves Biggest Regulatory Reform in Over 40 Years …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – With Adoption of Remote Gaming Bill, Dutch Senate Approves Biggest Regulatory Reform in Over 40 Years …and More!

Dutch Senate Adopts Remote Gaming Bill Yesterday afternoon, the Dutch Senate adopted the Remote Gaming Bill, two and a half years after the bill passed the Lower House. This means that the Dutch online market is now expected to open in late 2020 or early 2021. In addition, the Senate adopted several motions stating that: operators who in the past[Read More…]

Dutch Senate adopts Remote Gaming Bill

Dutch Senate adopts Remote Gaming Bill

Moments ago, the Dutch Senate adopted the Remote Gaming Bill, two and a half years after the bill passed the Lower House.

GiH News Roundup: Norwegian regulator toughens stance on payment blocking, Swedish govt warns online operators to restrict advertising

GiH News Roundup: Norwegian regulator toughens stance on payment blocking, Swedish govt warns online operators to restrict advertising

“We will definitely apply for a license if the Remote Gaming Bill will be adopted tomorrow by the Senate,” says Jan Schiffelers, CEO of the Jahnsen-Hahnraths Group.

GiH News Roundup: Senate schedules vote on Remote Gaming Bill; Raffld to temporarily suspend operations

GiH News Roundup: Senate schedules vote on Remote Gaming Bill; Raffld to temporarily suspend operations

This Tuesday, February 19, the Dutch Senate will vote on the Remote Gaming Bill, starting at 13:35 CET.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Senate to Vote on Remote Gaming Bill on Tuesday, February 19  …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Senate to Vote on Remote Gaming Bill on Tuesday, February 19 …and More!

Dutch Video Game Industry Releases Statement on Loot Boxes In response to concerns expressed by the Netherlands Gambling Authority, the Dutch video game industry, through the Dutch Games Association (DGA), has released a statement on loot boxes or similar gambling-related mechanisms in video games: “We believe that the Netherlands Gambling Authority is right to be concerned about the   potential dangers[Read More…]

Dutch Senate to vote on Remote Gaming Bill on Tuesday, February 19

Dutch Senate to vote on Remote Gaming Bill on Tuesday, February 19

The Dutch Senate just concluded its second day of deliberations on the Remote Gaming Bill and Casino Reform Bill. Passage of the Remote Gaming Bill now seems fairly certain.

GiH News Roundup: equine influenza outbreak shuts down British horse racing; Polish operator announces launch in eleven EU jurisdictions

GiH News Roundup: equine influenza outbreak shuts down British horse racing; Polish operator announces launch in eleven EU jurisdictions

Ahead of tomorrow’s decisive debate on the Remote Gaming Bill in the Dutch Senate, Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker proposes a blackout period for online operators who “actively” seek to attract Dutch customers

Minister Dekker: “Blackout period for remote operators who actively attract Dutch customers”

Minister Dekker: “Blackout period for remote operators who actively attract Dutch customers”

Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker said in a letter to the Dutch Senate that he intends to introduce a blackout or “cooling down” period for online operators who actively sought to attract Dutch customers ahead of the official opening of the Dutch online market.

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate to continue gambling reform debate on Tuesday, February 12; UK Gambling Commission announces new rules

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Senate to continue gambling reform debate on Tuesday, February 12; UK Gambling Commission announces new rules

The Dutch Senate is currently scheduled to continue its debate on the Remote Gaming Bill and Casino Reform Bill on Tuesday, February 12, 14:05-15:45 CET.