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Schleswig-Holstein Repeals Gaming Law, Votes to Join State Treaty
Schleswig-Holstein Repeals Gaming Law, Votes to Join State Treaty

Just as the German Federal Court raises concerns over the consistency of its gaming framework, the last remaining state votes narrowly to join the federal treaty.


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.


PokerStars, 888, Ladbrokes, bwin Receive Online Poker Licenses in Germany's Schleswig-Holstein
PokerStars, 888, Ladbrokes, bwin Receive Online Poker Licenses in Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein

12 online casino licenses, which includes online poker, issued today, as German State follows through on commitment to process existing applications.


Germany's Remaining  States to Join Anti-Online Poker State Gaming Treaty
Germany’s Remaining States to Join Anti-Online Poker State Gaming Treaty

The last two remaining states North Rhine Westphalia and Schleswig-Holstein will join the treaty, which grants a restricted number of sports betting licenses but no online poker.


No Online Poker in Latest Round of Licenses in Schleswig-Holstein
No Online Poker in Latest Round of Licenses in Schleswig-Holstein

Five more licenses to operate online sports betting in the German state of Schleswig-Holstein were issued on Tuesday,...


Online Poker Licenses "No Longer Excluded" In Schleswig-Holstein
Online Poker Licenses “No Longer Excluded” In Schleswig-Holstein

Online poker companies will now be considered when licenses to offer online gambling in the German state of Schleswig-Hol…


More Online Gaming Licenses to Come in German State of Schleswig-Holstein
More Online Gaming Licenses to Come in German State of Schleswig-Holstein

Despite ruling coalition’s opposition to the Gambling Act, the existing seven licenses are safe and up to six more will be issued in the next two months.


New Schleswig-Holstein Government to Consider Repealing Online Gambling Licenses
New Schleswig-Holstein Government to Consider Repealing Online Gambling Licenses

The German State’s liberal Gambling Act faces a serious challenge from the new ruling coalition party looking to revoke licenses and repeal the law.


New Schleswig-Holstein Licenses Solidify Law, Pave Way for German Online Poker
New Schleswig-Holstein Licenses Solidify Law, Pave Way for German Online Poker

Game On: Bet365 and bwin.party among four new operators to receive sportsbetting licenses, with poker expected soon.


First Online Gaming Licenses Issued in German State of Schleswig-Holstein
First Online Gaming Licenses Issued in German State of Schleswig-Holstein

Three sports-betting operators receive licenses but only to offer services to residents of the state.


UK Opposes EU-Wide Control as Countries Prepare for New Year's Regulation
UK Opposes EU-Wide Control as Countries Prepare for New Year’s Regulation

The UK rejects EU-wide blanket regulation, while Denmark and Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein make progress ahead of their January 2012 deadlines.