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Casino Promotion Legislation Submitted in Japan

DLA Piper Tokyo Partnership By Koji Ishikawa, Lawrence Gregory Carter, and Keitaro Uzawa   1.      Current Status of Casino Legislation in Japan Currently, gaming is generally banned in Japan. There are a few limited exceptions to the ban on gambling with respect to government-managed sports betting in horseracing, speedboat racing, bicycle racing and motorcycle racing …

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Luck o’ the Irish? The Republic seeks to liberalise gambling laws

By Dylan Kennett  Hot on the heels of their Northern Ireland counterparts the Irish Government has proposed a number of reforms which suggests their liberalisation of gaming laws.  Earlier today, Alan Shatter TD (Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence) announced that the Government has approved the General Scheme of the Gambling Control Bill 2013.  This …

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