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Claire Sng

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Name: Claire Sng
Date registered: June 2, 2015

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  1. GB: Gambling advertising – information published by the Gambling Commission — September 21, 2015
  2. A look at the IGRG’s second edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising — September 16, 2015

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GB: Gambling advertising – information published by the Gambling Commission

The Gambling Commission has published information regarding (i) the use of under 25s in marketing materials; and (ii) the hot topic of marketing of promotional offers e.g. free bet and bonus banner ad offers. The information is conistent with and links back to the LCCP requirements and CAP & BCAP guidance available in respect of these issues.

The information the Gambling Commission has published is available here.

A look at the IGRG’s second edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising

By Claire Sng and Xi Chen

With the 2015 Rugby World Cup on the horizon and sport at the forefront of our minds, it is interesting to consider the 2nd Edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising (“Revised Code”), dealing with, amongst other things, the rules relating to the watershed for gambling television advertising and the exception for advertising of sports betting around televised sporting events. Read the rest of this entry »