Rules and Regulation: Who’s Responsible? Operators or Affiliates?
As gambling regulation develops around the world complications are becoming apparent in the way in which detailed rules and regulations are enforced. In some jurisdictions all suppliers and affiliates are regulated side by side with operators and operating licensees can therefore rely on this in their dealings. But in other jurisdictions the burden is placed wholly on the operating licensees who are required to take responsibility for all third parties with whom they contract. This panel will consider these issues and how they should be addressed, particularly regarding advertising where there have been a number of problems.