House of Lords Select Committee Report on Impact of Gambling Industry

Select Committee Report

By Gerald Gouriet | July 2, 2020 |

The Committee seeks “to address the misery that a gambling addiction can visit on individuals, their families and friends”

Coronavirus Guidance

Consolidated Guidance

By Gerald Gouriet | May 21, 2020 |

Three Coronavirus videos previously posted now edited and consolidated into one.

self-funding licensing regimes

Licensing Fees

By Gerald Gouriet | December 10, 2019 |

The Court of Appeal has ruled that there is no general legal principle that licensing regimes should be self-funding

Large-scale events and Music Festivals. Licensing plans

Festivals & Licensing Plans

By Gerald Gouriet | May 21, 2019 |

Large-scale events are not exempt from the requirement to attach detailed plans to their applications for a licence.

Plying for Hire

Uber: Plying for Hire

By Gerald Gouriet | February 7, 2019 |

High Court says Uber driver not plying for hire – whether display on Uber App is equivalent of “for hire” sign.

NDAs - Non Disclosure Agreements

Non Disclosure Agreements

By Gerald Gouriet | February 4, 2019 |

Gambling Commission warns industry about improper non disclosure agreements.

Self-Funding Licence Fees - Full Cost recovery

Licence Fees

By Gerald Gouriet | December 7, 2018 |

There is no general rule permitting full recovery of the costs of licensing regimes by way of the licence fee.

Uber drivers not guilty of Playing for Hire

Uber driver: Plying for Hire

By Gerald Gouriet | July 15, 2018 |

Uber driver acquitted of plying for hire – Court fails to address whether display on Uber App is equivalent of “for hire” sign.

Uber Licence Appeal Decision Sinner or Saint?

Uber Licence Appeal

By Gerald Gouriet | June 28, 2018 |

Uber Appeal Decision: Senior District Judge gives Uber a licence for a limited ‘probationary’ period of 15 months.

Uber Licence Refused

Uber lose Brighton Licence

By Gerald Gouriet | May 1, 2018 |

Uber lose a third PHV licence. Brighton and Hove. Not fit and proper to hold a PHV operator’s licence.