Australia: Virtual Currency and the Interactive Gambling Act 2001

With several governments taking steps to address their position on social gambling, Australian Senator Nick Xenophon recently announced that he will introduce a private member’s bill to close the ‘legal loophole’ which excludes certain virtual gaming apps from Australia’s gambling laws. Judith Miller and Jennifer Tetstall (DLA Piper, Sydney) discuss.

The full article published in iGaming Business can be read here.