Thumbs Up to Poker and Casino Ads

Published March 11, 2008 by OCR Editor

Thumbs Up to Poker and Casino Ads

The week's headline gambling news, including Denmark's court rules poker is legal, advertisements in the UK pass standards tests, and Fantasy Games providers battle between themselves.

The Weekly Edition, an OCR Live! production in which Kate brings you the headlines for the past week, including legal developments from Denmark, positive reviews of gambling related ads in the UK, some behind the scenes news from the Fantasy World and a tribute to poker players harmed by poker-related violence.

Denmark Rules Poker is about Skill
Poker tournaments are about skill, not chance, thus legal under Danish gaming laws.

UK Gambling Adverts Score High
Thumbs up to the online casino industry for according with advertising codes and standards as it joins the UK media advertising world.

Fantasy Games Face Legal Reality
Fantasy games are not all utopia. These two companies are quarreling over the rights for games one accuses the other of stealing.

Poker Shootings a Troubling Trend
Online Casino Reports pays tribute to poker players injured in two recent poker-related shootings.

See also

Australia Banning Betting Ads During Televised Daytime Sporting Events

Google Takes on Fake News and Bad Ads with New Internal Compliance System

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NBC and Full Tilt Poker Team Up

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