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The Lights Go Out in Bulgaria: Blacklist Blocks Eureka! Players From Accessing Online Poker
The Lights Go Out in Bulgaria: Blacklist Blocks Eureka! Players From Accessing Online Poker

407 players entered PokerStars’ Bulgaria tournament—and all of them were blocked from accessing the PokerStars website.


European Gaming Regulators Switch Focus to Affiliates
European Gaming Regulators Switch Focus to Affiliates

The Gaming Regulators European Forum (GREF) has listed affiliates as one of three top issues following their conference…


Delaware to Consider Shared Player Pools with Nevada, Europe
Delaware to Consider Shared Player Pools with Nevada, Europe

State will want to branch out with interstate and international compacts, says Delaware lottery director.


EU Site for Full Tilt in "Next Few Weeks"
EU Site for Full Tilt in “Next Few Weeks”

Players from Sweden, Finland and other EU countries should benefit from tax-free winnings following the launch of FTP under Malta license.


Gambling Trade Associations Call for EU-Wide Blacklist of Unlicensed Operators
Gambling Trade Associations Call for EU-Wide Blacklist of Unlicensed Operators

Powerful trade groups criticize the recent EU Action Plan for failing to address the problem of “illegal gambling providers.”


European Court Rules Greek Monopoly in Violation of EU Law
European Court Rules Greek Monopoly in Violation of EU Law

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has finally issued a ruling that breaks OPAP’s Greek Gaming Monopoly.


German Court Suspends Online Gaming Case, Defers to CJEU on Consistancy of Law
German Court Suspends Online Gaming Case, Defers to CJEU on Consistancy of Law

Questions posed to Court of Justice for the European Union over Germany’s inconsistent “dual system” at the state and federal level.


Germany's Schleswig-Holstein set to Join Anti-Online Poker Gaming Treaty
Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein set to Join Anti-Online Poker Gaming Treaty

Schleswig-Holstein defies EU concerns and will hold a vote on joining the restrictive gaming treaty, despite having already issued dozens of State licenses.


Greek Gaming Regulation Under Fire
Greek Gaming Regulation Under Fire

EU Commission, industry groups and operators decry Greek’s plan to extend OPAP’s gambling monopoly online.


Belgium Must Respond to EU Commission by Year's End
Belgium Must Respond to EU Commission by Year’s End

The European Commission has released a statement in which it warns Belgium to comply with Commission’s requests…


Teufelberger’s Belgian Detention Provokes Backlash by Gaming Bosses
Teufelberger’s Belgian Detention Provokes Backlash by Gaming Bosses

Heads of the European online gambling industry criticize the EU Commission for lack of action following the bwin.party co-CEO detention last week.


EU Commission Backs Off from Pan-European Regulatory Framework
EU Commission Backs Off from Pan-European Regulatory Framework

Years of consultation and discussion concludes with guidelines and a three-point action plan.