Danish gambling regulator blocks 55 black market sites

Spillemyndigheden, the Danish gambling regulatory authority, scored a big win over illegal operators last week when a local court approved its request to block 55 illegal gambling sites. The sites included a mix of skins betting and casino sites that were serving Danish players without actually obtaining a Danish gambling license. It's a big move…

Danish Political Parties Declare War on Bonus Offers

Bonus offers have long been one of the most effective weapons in the gambling operator's marketing arsenal but the ubiquitous practice is under fire across the European market. In the UK, gaming regulators have been working to reign in deceptive bonus offers and in Denmark, a new effort is underway to limit the amount offered…

Nederlands Gambling Laws in the Works

Nederlands government officials are readying a draft set of gaming laws that could be released early year. According to a recent article, the Dutch Ministry of Justice has been working furiously to get the, oft-postponed, new regulations in place. While the various factions of the Dutch political parties hash out their differences, igaming businesses are…

Denmark Permits Betsson, Bet 24 and Ladbrokes

[caption id="attachment_18516" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Denmark has been a role model for liberalization."][/caption] Danish gaming officials cleared three more gaming sites to operate in the country. Betsson, Bet 24 and Ladbrokes all cleared regulatory hurdles and received the okay from the Danish Online Gambling Authority this week and can provide online gaming to citizens of Denmark.…

Legal Update: Denmark

[caption id="attachment_17630" align="alignright" width="213" caption="Denmark didn't fight too hard for their gaming monopoly"][/caption] Gaming laws across the planet are in a constant state of change as governments and private businesses hustle to grab revenues wherever they can. To help our readers keep up with these developments, CAP is taking a closer look at the current…