minimum unit pricing in Wales may have unintended consequences

Minimum Unit Pricing

By Gerald Gouriet QC | March 8, 2018 |

Welsh Committee hears that minimum unit pricing (alcohol) could cause some to turn to drugs as a cheaper alternative.

Change of DPS

To crack a nut

By Gerald Gouriet QC | March 4, 2018 |

Government publishes minor amendment to the Guidance Notes accompanying the application form for a change of DPS.

William Hill breach Money Laundering Regulations

William Hill Fined £6m

By Gerald Gouriet | February 20, 2018 |

A Gambling Commission investigation has revealed that William Hill breached anti-money laundering regulations.

Customer Interaction Guidance - over long: there were only 10 commandments

New Gambling Guidance

By Gerald Gouriet | February 15, 2018 |

Identifying problem gamblers, interacting with them, and evaluating the outcomes of interaction.

Knowsley policy unlawful

Knowsley Policy Unlawful

By Gerald Gouriet QC | February 8, 2018 |

A policy requiring PHV Drivers to work “predominantly” in the  Knowsley area has been quashed by the High Court

Cardiff City Centre refuses 24 hour fish and chip shop

24 hour fish & chips

By Gerald Gouriet QC | January 30, 2018 |

Cardiff City Centre. Proper application of cumulative impact policy. Adverse impact occurring away from premises.

Gabmling Commission crackdown on online casinos and money laundering

Casinos: Money Laundering

By Gerald Gouriet QC | January 9, 2018 |

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 |

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 |

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

Government Consolidated Coronavirus Guidance

Uber Model is Unlawful

By Gerald Gouriet | December 20, 2017 |

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