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Gabmling Commission crackdown on online casinos and money laundering

Casinos: Money Laundering

By Gerald Gouriet QC | January 9, 2018 | 1 Comment

The Gambling Commission has written to all online casino operators expressing concerns about anti-money laundering.

Airside Alcohol Sales - The sale of alcohol "airside" at airports is unregulated by the Licensing Act 2003

Airside Alcohol Sales

By Gerald Gouriet QC | January 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Déjà vu. The Home Office has been considering the anomalous exemption of ‘airside’ bars at airports for some years.

NHS to introduce "Drunk Tanks". Late Night Levy should fund this.

NHS Drunk Tanks

By Gerald Gouriet | December 29, 2017 | 1 Comment

The continuing problems of excess alcohol consumption are hard to dissociate from excess provision.

Uber gave False and misleading answers to TfL

Uber Model is Unlawful

By Gerald Gouriet | December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Transport for London release full reasons for refusing to renew Uber’s London licence.

Milton Keynes v Skyline. The High Court has stretched the meaning of "interpretation"

Milton Keynes loses Appeal

By Gerald Gouriet | November 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

“A naked usurpation of the legislative function under the thin disguise of interpretation” ?

Graffiti of Workers Rights on wall. Uber are trying to avoid paying the minimum wager to their drivers.

Workers’ rights: Uber appeal

By Gerald Gouriet | November 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Employment Appeal Tribunal rules that Uber must give minimum rights to workers.

3 monkeys see nothing wrong with the Licensing Act

A Lost Opportunity

By Gerald Gouriet | November 6, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Government Response to the House of Lords Select Committee report on the Licensing Act 2003 is a lost opportunity.

Uber Britannia Temporary licence

Uber Licence renewed

By Gerald Gouriet | November 2, 2017 | 1 Comment

Uber Britannia operator’s licence renewed for 6 months only. Outstanding issues to be resolved. TfL/Uber appeal.

DCMS as a 2017 King Canute

DCMS Gambling Review

By Gerald Gouriet QC | October 31, 2017 | 1 Comment

A Modern King Canute? The DCMS hopes to stem the tide of problem gambling.

Cheating. Man with card up his sleeve. Dishonesty

Cheating and Dishonesty

By Gerald Gouriet QC | October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Supreme Court has ruled that dishonesty is not a necessary ingredient of Cheating.